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Checked alternator

Originally Posted by Benny View Post
My Laguna did this.

One morning it just didn't start, so I had it recovered to my local dealership who diagnosed a knackered alternator. They replaced this and sent me on my way (warranty, thank God!) but they still found a "drain" and tried to blame it on all manner of things. Turns out the battery was shot and was internally discharging.

I had the alternator checked no problem,purchased a new battery and still it happens,but once i get it started
it starts all day just not first thing in the morning
Thanks for the information Mike
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