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    new alternator, new battery and power steering has gone???

    wonderng if anyone could help,few month ago i had a brand new alternator fitted as my old one broke, yesterday i went to start my car and the battery was totaly dead so i bought a new one and fitted it.
    now my power steering has gone and theres a red battery light on the dash, anyone know what this could be??

    advice would be appreciated

    Dean Byers

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    for some reason your altonator isnt charging at a guess as thats what teh battery light means , check all the connections on the altonator and battery.

    the power steering is run by an electric pump and if the altonator aint charging then it stops giving power to the powersteering pump.

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    cheers mate i checked al the connections again but no joy. am going to pop down to the garage tomorrow but am that sick of spending money on the astra am also going to look for a new car tomorrow aswel lol.finigers crossd i can get it sorted for the time beeinf tho

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