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The car stopped with battery red battery light, changed the

Customer Question

the car stopped with battery red battery light, changed the battery and alternator and the LDR, but alternator will not charge the battery
JA: Have you tested the battery? Have you tried testing the alternator?
Customer: both have ben changed and they are new
JA: What is the model/year of your Honda?
Customer: 2002 civic EX Coupe
JA: Are you fixing your Civic yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing else
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: how much is the mechanic charging because Meineke techs think it the computer that is not sending signals to the alternator
JA: It's only $5.
Customer: ok
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Honda
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Where is the computer located and would I need to got to the dealership to re-program the PCM or ECM
Expert:  david craig replied 11 months ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. if you put a charger on the battery will it charge good enough to start the car? if so do you know what the voltage at the battery is while thew car is running?

Expert:  david craig replied 11 months ago.

just checking in to see how its going