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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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My GT262 discharge light comes on sparodically ??? what

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my GT262 discharge light comes on sparodically ??? what should I check for
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Customer: Starts out fine, then about 20 to 30 minutes into operation discharge light appears. in past is would go off after shut down and restart. and spraying of
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

Do you have a voltmeter to check the battery voltage before and while engine is running? What does it drop to when you turn on the blades? The engine has a charging coil (alternator) which puts out around 28 volts AC, which is charged at the rectifier to DC volts, around 14 volts

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

#4 is the stator ans is under the flywheel, the rectifier is mounted on the outside of the engine sheet metal.