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I had the alternator wire to the battery melt at its

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I had the alternator wire to the battery melt at its connection to the alternator I bought a new alternator but want to replace the wire also

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Gabriel Grey
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Good morning, I hope you are doing great. My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to assist you with this.

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Making sure that I am replacing the correct parts and not just putting a bandaid on another problem

Okay great. Since you have already replaced the alternator assembly I think you will be good to go. Usually when these cables melt it is a result of a bad voltage regulator inside of the alternator, it overcharges and gets too hot, and the cable is the weak point that it uses to allow the heat to escape

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