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It starts, but why are all the service lights on the dashboard lit up?

The car doesn't die after starting it I've let it run for some time and moved it in drive and reverse in the drive way I know it's not far but have done it several times over several days the problem is all the service lights on the dashboard are lit up and stay lit after starting it. The clock works wipers work but the windows, radio, power steering and brakes are not working.

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Usually it indicates the alternator is not charging. Get yourself a volt meter that plugs into the cigarette lighter. Read the voltage before and after you tart the car. The voltage should go up from 12v to 13/14v. Keep an eye on it. If it slowly goes down, then the alternator needs to be checked.

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