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New alt batt something is making start up volts at 19 head

Customer Question

new alt batt something is making start up volts at 19 head litgt and dash out after 15 sec come down 14 is it possible for compertur to be bad
JA: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?
Customer: yes after power back to 14 volt all is ok after second start up
JA: Are you fixing your Volt yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes lost alt for no charge so put new after market in
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: 2006 Saturn ion 3 with 2.2 eng
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: not at this time
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Saturn
Expert:  StLouisWayne replied 8 months ago.

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Prior to replacing the alternator did you have this problem?