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Old 07-07-2005, 10:34 AM
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Check your battery ground cable make sure its tight and clean.....

if not you need a new regulator...

THe alternator can and will deliver 18v if the regulator is bad.....thats from personal experience. And 18v will do a lot of very bad things to the electronics in the car.
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