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w210 battery charge light lits up on idle


i have a 1997 w210 E300d. the "Battery Charge" light lit up on my instrument cluster. I noticed that it only lights up on idle. Once I increase my rpm to more than 1000rpm, the light disappears. any ideas on where the problem comes from?
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