Alternator lamp on ( just )

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Alternator lamp on ( just )

Postby Wyke » 08 Nov 2008, 22:05

1975 1256 Cevette hatch - alt lamp on. Checked belt but still on dim - any ideas to test / replace.
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Postby Gordo » 09 Nov 2008, 09:34

Cheapest option, check the charging voltage - should be around 14-14.5V.
However, you could still have a faulty winding or diode so best option would be to get an auto-electricial to spin it up and check output voltage, amperage and wave form/ripple - if he's set up for it.

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