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Hi...I am seeking help from the Collective about a problem starting. The car would start on the first crank until, suddenly, nothing. No crank, no power anywhere. The battery is fully charged and I appear to have solid grounding, to the chassis, at the block, and there's a complete circuit at the starter terminal. I have Ashcraft, Sr's great book on Saab "Electrics," but outside of that I'm an electrics moron.
I know that there's that all-important charge lamp that is required for the charging circuit to work. If that burnt out suddenly, would the effect be Nothing? I am using a 900 alternator and bypassing the old voltage regulator. If anyone's got suggestions for where to start looking, I am most grateful. Cheers
2009 9-5 Aero sedan
2007 9-5 SportCombi
1969 96; 1973 Sonett; 1973 96; 1978 99L; 1986 900 8V;
1990 900 16V; 1998 900 SE; 2003 9-3 Aero;
2000 9-5(donated to needy friend, still going)
Posts in this Thread:
- Staring problem, '71 96, serge , Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:17:29 <-- Viewing This Message
- check for power at ignition switch..., jimmy, Sat, 23 Sep 2017 12:15:35
- Re: Staring as in "starting " problem, '71 96, serge , Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:51:27
- Re: Staring as in "starting " problem, '71 96, eric in vermont , Sun, 24 Sep 2017 06:14:20
- Re: Staring as in "starting " problem, '71 96 FIXED, serge , Mon, 2 Oct 2017 13:49:17
- Re: Staring as in "starting " problem, '71 96 - FOLLOW-UP, serge , Sat, 30 Sep 2017 11:36:36
- Re: Staring as in "starting " problem, '71 96, serge , Sun, 24 Sep 2017 09:54:18
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