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5 Symptoms of a Bad Alternator

5 Symptoms of a Bad Alternator

When many people think about their car’s electrical system, they instantly think of the battery. While the battery does give electrical charges to start your vehicle, the alternator is the component that charges your battery and runs electrical functions while your car is moving. Without a functioning alternator, your vehicle will abruptly stop all the time.    What Is the Alternator? The alternator is a fundamental aspect of your car because it converts power from the engine into electrical energy. This electrical current works to keep your vehicle’s electrical systems operating and keeps the battery charged. It was coined an alternator because it generates an alternating current that changes direction periodically.    5 Signs of a Bad Alternator The alternator is built up of many components such as bearings, rotors, and other internal parts. Over time these parts wear out, which means you need to take a trip to the auto shop. Here are some sympto ... read more

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