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Flickering lights on 2001 Chevy tracker

Okay so it doesn't do it all the time but while driving my headlights, dashlights, anything will flicker as I'm driving. Stops while in park and just idling, but will start again when driving.
But as background info. There was a short in the wires when it was first bought that Chevy took care of. and There is currently a short from a fan that blows a fuse for my AC....THOUGHTS????!!!!!11

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  • Anonymous Dec 12, 2008

    I have the exact same problem with the flickering headlights right now and have not found answer. I purchased it used several years ago, but problem just started.

  • adp017 Dec 29, 2008

    My lights flicker also, the interior, the headlights, everything. It is annoying, someone please, what should we do?

  • Anonymous Jan 15, 2009

    My battery has eventually died, so thankyou, I will try replacing my alternator.

  • Anonymous Feb 04, 2009

    I have the same flickering headlights\dash lights issue and all I can see on the web is BAD ALTERNATOR. I will now have more info when I go to the shop. My Check Engine light came on a few days ago and I have ignored it until now. Thanks for the help folks!

  • laura_mo Feb 08, 2009

    I have the same problem on an 02 Tracker. I went in for an oil change, and had them check my alternator, battery and starter. They said it was all fine except for my battery. I replaced the battery, and the problem has improved, but is still there a little. Should I have the alternator checked again after I've replaced the battery? Thanks!

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I had similar problems, with dash board lights and headlights flickering, and the problem was a dying alternator. After I changed it, everything got back in normal. Also, a bad alternator eventually will kill your car's battery, too. I hope this will help you.

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I have a 2001 chevy tracker and the fuse for the tail light keeps blowing out and i check all wires but can't seem to find the problem.

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