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My radio says low battery and my car just shut off. And my…

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Second opinion] My radio...

Second opinion] My radio says low battery and my car just shut off. And my lights

Mechanic's Assistant: How old is the battery? And have you tested it with a voltmeter?

My battery is new. Just bought it a week ago.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

2006 ford focus

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Focus yourself? What have you tried so far?

I just had a new alternator put in. And now it seems that its failing again

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Do you own a volt meter so we can do some testing?

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