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I touched the positive terminal of alternator and sparks came out, now it's not charging. The car is 98 lincoln navigator.
Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Lincoln
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Lincoln Mechanic: Kalamykid, Shop Owner/ Tech replied 8 months ago
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Do you have a digital volt meter or a test light so we can do some testing?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
i do
Lincoln Mechanic: Kalamykid, Shop Owner/ Tech replied 8 months ago

Can you set your meter to dc volts and see how many volts you have on the yellow wire with a white strip, and the orange wire with a light blue strip please?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Where are these wires?
Lincoln Mechanic: Kalamykid, Shop Owner/ Tech replied 8 months ago

I am sorry. They are at the alternator.

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