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Honda 6500 electric start, 10+ years old. Engine was running,

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Honda 6500 electric start, 10+ years old. Engine was running, started power usage, a couple minutes later engine dies. I try to restart engine and starter is dead. I find the 15 amp fuse is blown. What likely is blowing the fuse?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Jeremy R. replied 2 years ago.
The most likely cause is a bad voltage regulator.You can replace the fuse, start it and check battery voltage. If it's high there's your problem.If it's not and it blows again it could be anything from a bad connection to just a bad battery drawing too many amps.