<VV> help! Charging system dead!
J R Read_HML
hmlinc at sbcglobal.net
Wed Oct 21 18:37:39 EDT 2009
Your mechanic does not know how to fix his error? Is it a stock alternator
or internally regulated?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ray Rodriguez III" <grymm at echoes.net>
To: <virtualvairs at corvair.org>
Sent: Wednesday, October 21, 2009 5:10 PM
Subject: <VV> help! Charging system dead!
>I just picked up my Corvair from my mechanic.... the battery was too low
>to crank the engine (due to having the dome light on with the door open for
>hours)... so he grabbed the jumper pack.... in his hurry he hooked it up
>backwards (don't judge him, my car can fool you at a glance) and shorted
>out the electrical system... now my gen light is on and the car isnt
>charging at all.
> Where is the problem? Is it IN the alternator or the voltage regulator?
> Its the 66' Corsa 140 and it has the newer electronic replacement type
> regulator with the riveted cover.
> Ray Rodriguez III
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