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Re: [Tigers] Voltage Regulator ?

To: "'Samouce's'" <wsamouce@kc.rr.com>, <tigers@autox.team.net>
Subject: Re: [Tigers] Voltage Regulator ?
From: " Ron Fraser" <rfraser@bluefrog.com>
Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2009 19:53:03 -0500
        I'm sure you have looked at this but be sure the belt is properly
tightened, if slipping at 3800 rpm the voltage will fall off.

A voltmeter is really all you need to measure what's going on, an ammeter
helps some too.

Take the cover off the regulator and make sure the points are not all
crusted up.

There are some regulator settings listed on page 20 of the Shop Manual.

I always seem to have some problems with the generator system on my Tiger so
I did an alternator conversion.

Ron Fraser

-----Original Message-----
From: tigers-bounces@autox.team.net [mailto:tigers-bounces@autox.team.net]
On Behalf Of Samouce's
Sent: Sunday, February 08, 2009 6:21 PM
To: tigers@autox.team.net
Subject: [Tigers] Voltage Regulator ?

Now that my car is up and running again, I need to address those niggling

My generator drops off line over ~3800 rpm.  If I let the engine return to
idle it comes back on line.

I took a look at the manual and there is not any info on how to correct this
nor do I have the test equipment described.


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