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Old 07-17-2012, 09:48 AM   #76
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Originally Posted by alhayek View Post
The time sert saved me ! for now the car is back to where it was when I attempted to eliminate the initial minor leak. Just when I was about to buy the dang valve cover, my alternator started crapping out on me! so getting ready to drop 200-500 dollars now (depending on whether I will get a re-manufactured or new alternator)
Replace the voltage regulator. Pull your alternator out to see what kind you need. Bosch 120a, valeo, etc.

Pray it's the Bosch.

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