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2004 4.0 explorer won't charge

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2004 4.0 exployer wont charge...
2004 4.0 exployer wont charge
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Ford Mechanic: roy, import/domestic specialest replied 2 years ago
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does the battery light come on with key on??

I attached a wiring diagram for you to review. check for powers at the alternator with a volt meter

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago

OK ROY YES BATTERY LIGHT COMES ON AS SOON AS WE TURN ON KEY BUT NEVER GOES OFF I SEEN ON YR DIA WE HAVE DIFF WIRES IN DIFF LOCATIONS WE HAVE A WHITS WITH A BLK TRACER ON ONE WE HAVE 12.9 V AT BK/OR OK DID YOU NEED VOLTAGE REF ON THE OTHER TWO ROY AS WELL

Ford Mechanic: roy, import/domestic specialest replied 2 years ago

ok, both big wires need battery voltage. the other little wire will have voltage when the pcm sends voltage to the alternator to start charging

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago

GOOD INFO OK OURS HAS NO POWER TO THE WHITE AND BLACK WIRE IT SHOULD HAVE 12 VOLT REF CORRECT ROY IS THIS WIRE A FUSE TO IT SIR

Ford Mechanic: roy, import/domestic specialest replied 2 years ago

it feeds the stator.

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