Thermostat rising when battery light is on

Asked by Jul 11, 2017 at 10:24 PM about the 2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2005 Ford Explorer....new alternator but after
replacing we went on trip to Iowa. On way home
we started hearing a ding...warning crap is about
to go down!! Husband noticed battery light would
come off and on and then the thermostat started
to run hot.
Pulled over and everything went back to normal
and we finished our trip home without one
problem.  Now that we are home it comes and
goes when it wants to and of course it runs hot.
We've had the battery and alternator tested and
both reading with good voltage....
Soooooo what in the world is causing our
issue.....other than just owning a ford

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