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Old 11-10-2004, 01:18   #1 (permalink)
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XF Battery light on Cluster flickers. HELP

Can anyone suggest whats wrong with my battery or alternator as my battery light flickers on engine decrease and goes off with engine increase. Have had this prob now in 2 XF's. is this a genuine problem with the XF's? if you can help please post a reply...
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Re: XF Battery light on Cluster flickers. HELP

Try cleaning the contacts where the fuseable link from the battery connect to the main wiring loom in the engine bay.
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Re: XF Battery light on Cluster flickers. HELP

if it comes and goes with the increase in revs, I dare say your alternator or regulator is on their way out.
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reeplaced alternator. all is good now
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Re: XF Battery light on Cluster flickers. HELP

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reeplaced alternator. all is good now
how much did that run you? i have a contour and im getting quoted 450$? is this normal???
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