New Voltage Regulator now at 14V - Saabnet.com Bulletin Board
I replaced the voltage regulator and now I'm charging again! The secret to removing the VR is to first remove oil filter, then pop off the two drive belts so the alternator can drop down away from the oil filter bracket. Then you can use a cheap offset screwdriver to remove the screw.
The brushes were very worn - one more than the other. What causes the uneven wear?
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Posts in this Thread:
- alternator not charging, brownetowner, Mon, 8 Jan 2018 12:40:09
- Brushes worn?, tweetiedancer, Thu, 11 Jan 2018 05:46:15
- Re: alternator not charging, Jawerdna , Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:11:42
- revisit the ground wire, AaronG, Tue, 9 Jan 2018 13:10:57
- Dash light must work for charging circuit, Notnoel , Mon, 8 Jan 2018 18:24:47
- bulb is OK, brownertowner, Tue, 9 Jan 2018 04:06:49
- Re: alternator not charging, StoicBlue87 , Mon, 8 Jan 2018 14:33:39
- Re: alternator not charging, JerseySaab , Mon, 8 Jan 2018 13:03:35
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