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Experience:  Toyota Master Tech, ASE Certified
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Toyota celica gt year 2000. Battery light stays on. I have

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Toyota celica gt year 2000. Battery light stays on. I have checked the alternator and battery , they both work well
JA: Have you tested the battery? Have you tried testing the alternator?
Customer: Yes i have. Battery is 13.5v and when the car is on its 14m5v 14.5
JA: Are you fixing your Celica yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Look at the plugs checked every fuse, just hapoened today
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No thanks
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: UK Car
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Fixing it myself with a mechanic
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
if the answear come when im not online then i would want it by email
Expert:  Ted Ritter replied 6 months ago.

There is a 7.5A alternator fuse under the hood was it checked? Is there voltage to it?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Daylight running light? That fuse _
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I have 14 v there
Expert:  Ted Ritter replied 6 months ago.

Let me check a wiring diagram to see why this may be happening, does the battery light stay on even with the key out?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
No just when the car is on.
Expert:  Ted Ritter replied 6 months ago.

Ok the fuse I wanted you to check for voltage is marked 7.5 alternator, it should be in the fuse box under the hood.