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L 785 skid steer charging system not working, I installed

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L 785 skid steer charging system not working, I installed new alternator but still no charge happening. is there a voltage regulator somewhere? And how do I identify a Perkins or Ford Diesel engine?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  dd85 replied 2 years ago.

The Ford engine is a 3 cylinder, The Perkins engine is a 4 cylinder.

See attached for alternator info. If the alt was a TA series (totally enclosed) it would have a separate regulator.

Is your battery warning light on?

Expert:  dd85 replied 2 years ago.

Is the alternator light coming on?