Re: 1989 Cougar
Pull 1 of the terminals, put a amp meter in between terminal and post and
if it pulls more than 0.5 amps you have a problem.
You have to wait a couple of seconds and let interior lites go out before
getting a accurate reading
"Thatgirl1971" <Thatgirl1971@msn.com> wrote in message
> Hi all,
> My 1989 Cougar won't hold a charge. I bought a brand new battery, new
> terminals, and it still won't hold a charge for more than a few hours.
> Could it be the alternator? How can you tell?