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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
Satisfied Customers: 23821
Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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I have a Ford 500 hundred and I changed the battery and the

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I have a Ford 500 hundred and I changed the battery and the alternator it started but died I think it's not charging
JA: Have you changed a battery before?
Customer: This the first time and I bought a brand new
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2005 500
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes and I changed the alternator twice the first one I got was bad and the second was good but the car still died
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Would my car need a manufactured alternator
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 10 months ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I prefer to work when others don't, I am here around lunch and after dinner till after midnight.

Do you own a volt meter so we can do the electrical tests to diagnose this issue?