Feb 182011
 

Hi all,as i was driving my rover 400 tonight,it suddenly died on me..no warning,nothing.the only thing that was on,were the ignition lights,but they were very dim.Even when i took the keys out of the ignition,they stayed on.I looked under the bonnet and found the positive battery cable was loose.When i touched the cable to the battery,there was a clicking noise from the other side of the engine.I couldn’t work on it ‘cos of the dark and i had no tools.The car is still at the side of the road,miles from where i live.Any ideas anyone please….

  One Response to “’98 Rover 400 electrical problem”

  1. The clicking noise is normal when you reconnect the battery. You may have just had a loose connection that didn’t allow the battery to charge or the Alternator has gone out.
    http://www.freeautomechanic.com/alternator.html

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