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I have a Tecumseh hh100 - 115255h and the battery will not…

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I have a Tecumseh...

I have a Tecumseh hh100 - 115255h and the battery will not hold a charge it is a new battery. Does not seem to be charging.

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

About a month

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

I am just trying to understand how the circuitry works and what or where the solution may lie.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 7 months ago
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
OK
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 7 months ago

sounds like you have a bad regulator that is not recharging the battery? part number is ***** issue is, this is a part that is no longer avail by part number. you will need to use another regulator in its place and custom mount it

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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 7 months ago

do​uble check that all wires ared tight and connections are good and clean. while machine is running, what is the voltage reading at the battery?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Regulator? There is no regulator as I am accustomed to seeing them
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
12 volts +
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 7 months ago

sorry, diagrams show this machine has a regulator. part number 610996

https://www.partstree.com/parts/tecumseh/engines-horizontal-4-cycle-engine/hh100-115255h-tecumseh-4-cycle-horizontal-engine/engine-parts-list-2/

#268A in the diagram. if there is no regulator, there is nothing that can charge the battery back up

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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 7 months ago

I​f this has no regulator, then the alternator is not working under the flywheel and will need to be replaced. #254 in the diagram

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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 7 months ago

part number 610902

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Thank you
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 7 months ago

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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 7 months ago

I see question is still opened and unrated. Let me know if you need anything else as I am here for you.
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