Basic Electrical Question

Huw Powell human747 at
Fri Dec 20 22:04:52 EST 2002

> I have a quick question for you:
> Output of alternator is approximately 15.2V on the D+ post.  Battery voltage is 12.5V (engine running). All electical contacts in the charging/starter system have be thoroughly cleaned.
> Where's the (connectivity) break? TIA

> 84 4ksq

You are getting 15.2 volts at the trigger wire?  D+ is not the alt
output, the output is B+.

Where are you grounding your meter in each case?

Huw Powell

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