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Bobcat 610 charging problem

Discussion in 'Skid Steers' started by Virg1952, Dec 14, 2008.

  1. Virg1952

    Virg1952 Member

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    I have a 610 with an internal regulator. New battery and wiring harness. It is backfeeding and draining my battery. It's overcharging. Does anyone have an ideas

    Virgil
     
  2. shane

    shane Well-Known Member

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    You've got something hooked up wrong, somewhere, on your new harness install, or your alternator is bad.

    I'd get a schematic and double-check all the connections.
     
  3. geezer

    geezer New Member

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    You may need a diode in-line to one of your alternator terminals if it is a Delco with a internal regulator (terminal 1 or 2) I will look at mine tomorrow and tell you which one