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Have a MGE 5800 elect start. will put out clect until running

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Have a MGE 5800 elect start. will put out clect until running 10 to 15 minutes and sometime not that will not work. Change brushes did not change. The volt reg has 1 yellow 1 yellow with green band and 1 red wires. No 6 wire conn. Thanks ********
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.
It sounds like the voltage regulator is going bad, this would cause you some intermittent problems. I would get a replacement voltage regulator and i believe that this will fix your problem.