EG6 Problem

Discussion in '5th Generation (1992-1995)' started by EG6_SiR-S, Friday 14th Jun, 2013.

  1. EG6_SiR-S New Member Getting Started

    My EG is ticking over at 0 RPM, when i rev the car the rev gauge works but wen stopped its completely at 0.

    The car hits the limiter at 7k RPM also.

    Aswell driving last nite i noticed the sign for full beams were on the clocks but were dim even tho i didnt have the full lights on, and the lights on the car seem very dull also.

    Would i be correct in saying its the altenator giving trouble?
     
  2. Saifskyline Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    When you rev the car do the lights go brighter? Could be either battery / alternator/ earth connections
     
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  3. civtegra Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    I'd assume you have a weak electrical signals or a minor wiring fault. Could be the above issues.

    Any chance you've messed about with the rev counter needle and put it on about 1k to low?
     
  4. Alex.94 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    My mates ej6 coupe had a similar problem, ended up being the alternator fuse

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