Kia Rio battery light

Asked by Apr 16, 2018 at 12:58 PM about the 2006 Kia Rio

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I bought a new battery for AutoZone because my
battery light was on I assumed it was the battery,
but it still there after putting in a new one

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That's because when your battery light turns on it means there is a problem with the charging system. Most times it's the alternator. Use your voltmeter and probe the battery with the engine on. Is it 14V? If not, you might need an alternator. Have autozone test it, they can for no charge.

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