3 Symptoms of a failing alternator

Common symptoms to look out for in a car with a failing charging system.

One of the greatest frustrations driving is when your car fails you on the road. To make matters worse, if your battery is dead or your alternator is bad! ... It's always best to detect symptoms early and fix before it’s completely broken.

Here are 3 symptoms to watch out for:

  1. Vehicle warning light: "ALT" or "GEN." on your dashboard. Not all vehicles are equipped with this however.
  2. Headlights are dim or flickering
  3. Car dies without battery: Your car is designed to idle (after starting) even when the battery terminal is taken off the battery head. If your car goes off when the terminal is removed, it's a sign that your alternator has failed.

Check your alternator today, or book a Jiffix expert to help check or replace your alternator at www.jiffix.com.ng

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