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Persistent lights flicker

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Re: Persistent lights flicker

Post by abscate » Mon Sep 17, 2018 7:17 pm

It attaches to the back. You can replace separately, making sure you disconnect battery First.

The cheaposcopes have 1 Megaohm typically so the battery wont hurt them

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Re: Persistent lights flicker

Post by Georgeandkira » Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:20 am

You sound new to this.
The VR is attached to the alternator's "back side". It's the black thing. They're around $60 (though I'm sure someone will be along to say they got their new one off Ebay for $3.50). It's replaceable. Read my post above.

Yes, it would be included with a new or quality rebuilt alternator. Good luck

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