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Old 07-14-2013, 06:58 PM
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Originally Posted by Reeds 540 View Post
Still don't understand how a battery that is staying charged by alternator could cause the problem. Then again, I didn't understand how my wife using lighted vanity mirror could shut off radio and make steering wheel go up and down! I will post findings when repairs complete. Thanks again for help.
The Trans stuff and alternator/battery is from voltage irregularities. Caused by an alternator not putting out the right voltage/current and/or the battery not accepting the charge at the rate that it should.

The vanity mirror sounds like a short/shorted wires.

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