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Repeated alternator failure

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Old 01-19-2019, 12:01 PM
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I have a 2007 monte carlo ss. When I first got it the alternator was bad. The first alternator I bought was used and it last maybe 3 weeks. Then I bought a new one and it has been on the car a couple months and now I'm getting the service charging system warning. What can cause alternators to keep failing.
 
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Old 01-20-2019, 07:50 PM
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The 2006 and 2007 Monte has something the earlier Montes did not. There is a voltage sensor on a wire to the battery. I unfortunately don't know much about it, but I would recommend researching that to see if it is the true cause of your issues.
 

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