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I have a 2007 GMC topkick c5500. The other day one of the guys was driving it, shut it off and it wouldn't restart, it had no power to the cab. Finally got it to start then driving down the road lost all power and died. Finally got it back to the shop and it had no power again, pushed it in the shop and right as we almost had it in the lights all came on and it fired up and ran fine. Problem now is with it working where should I start to try to locate the problem?
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is the vehicle lacking all electric power?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
it does have a slight power on one light but not full power
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
the only lights that are slightly illuminated are the regen light, and a light in the center of the dash - over the hump
Technician: Jeremy, Certified Truck/Bus Technician replied 4 months ago
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I have already found the problem and repaired it. I looked through trying to close the question but I couldn't find a way to close it out. Thanks
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