Re: 1984 60 hp Johnson 2 cyl not charging


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Posted by Ed Mc. (63.17.54.66) on July 26, 2005 at 22:24:44:

In Reply to: 1984 60 hp Johnson 2 cyl not charging posted by Bubba on July 26, 2005 at 14:49:10:

Probably the rectifier. The rectifier should have some yellow wires connected to it which come out of the stator (under the flywheel); and one red wire which is the +12V lead.

If you disconnect all the yellow wires from the rectifier and take resistance readings on the yellow stator leads, you can eliminate the stator as a problem. Generally the resistance on the alternator windings will be quite low.

Most often the rectifier is the problem and easily replaced.

HTH......ed


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