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Can't get the battery to charge. Have replaced the charging

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Can't get the battery to charge. Have replaced the charging coil and regulator. Engine is Kawasaki 24 hp. Elec clutch runs batt down.
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Customer: I put a test light on the dc wire to the reg and the charging wire at the solenoid and it shows cont.
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 4 months ago.

Hello. Thank you for choosing Just Answer. I will be happy to assist you.

Expert:  Donald replied 4 months ago.

If your battery is bad, it could cause the problem you are having. Your charging system will not charge a bad battery. I suggest that you get your battery tested. Also, check to make sure that your stator, and your regulator, is properly grounded. You and I can continue from here. Thanks!

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