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I have a 2011 336 GW canyon twin Yamaha 350s ,,,,an alarm…

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I have a 2011 336 GW canyon twin Yamaha 350s ,,,,an alarm goes off when I turn on the perko switches

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That is all that is going on...when I turn on perko switches an alarm goes off

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Have you read my question? My name is Bob
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago

Check to make sure that the battery cables are connected to the correct post on the batteries and that there are no ground wires going to the switches. Also look to make sure that the battery charger is also connected properly if installed.

Then use a multimeter to test the voltage of the batteries to ensure that it is more than 10V, the engines will not operate on any less than that.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
thanks
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago

Your welcome. Let me know what you see there.

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