Having problems with your 2001 Ford Ranger Regular Cab ?
1993 chevy suburban shuts of when i press the brakes or turn on lights. the weather has been below zero.
Your alternator needs to "load tested" for output. It sounds like it needs to be replaced because of a burnt diode inside. It could also be a loose belt letting it slip. You should also check the power level in the battery. It is probably low but should only need to be charged up. The colder it gets the less power a battery will put out. Hope this helps.
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1993 chevy suburban shuts of when i press the brakes or turn on lights. the weather has been below zero.
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