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#2603-12-2011 21:59:48

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

If you're testing for continuity to earth, switch the AVO meter to OHMs, cas you're not looking for voltage there.

#2703-12-2011 22:02:25

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

You're showing your age there John, referring to meters as AVO's. big_smile

#2803-12-2011 22:05:24

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

Icon - Post link Matt wrote:

You're showing your age there John, referring to meters as AVO's. big_smile
He can do better, he still has a red flag :-)

#2903-12-2011 22:07:35

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

I'm surprised you didn't pick up his testing continuity with volts  whistle

#3003-12-2011 22:08:31

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

Yep, your alternator is shagged!
I've just sold a round socket type to Rustinho. I have another one here but it has an oval socket.

#3103-12-2011 22:11:10

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

Icon - Post link meooo wrote:

I'm surprised you didn't pick up his testing continuity with volts  whistle
I read it as he was testing the output voltage with his neg probe connected directly to the closest ground, i.e: the casing. big_smile

#3203-12-2011 22:14:01

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

What, with the feed wire disconnected???  roll

#3303-12-2011 22:15:12

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

That's the output wire, no?

#3403-12-2011 22:18:44

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

It does both....being taken off the battery +ve.....

#3503-12-2011 22:57:21

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

The alternator is shagged!

#3603-12-2011 23:27:57

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

You think the alternator might be knacked then Vince? whistle big_smile

#3703-12-2011 23:32:16

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

I tend to agree







And he needs to replace the timing belt, not just put the light out  smile

#3803-12-2011 23:37:59

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

Icon - Post link Matt wrote:

You think the alternator might be knacked then Vince? whistle big_smile
Why don't people listen to me when I tell them what goes where, or what's supposed to do what on a Surf?
I'm up to my elbows in them day in day out mating them to a totally different engine and it's over engineered  electrical system FFS!!!   lol

#3903-12-2011 23:40:52

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

Icon - Post link That_Ruddy_Squirrel wrote:

Icon - Post link Matt wrote:

You're showing your age there John, referring to meters as AVO's. big_smile
He can do better, he still has a red flag :-)

http://www.youtube.com/watch

#4003-12-2011 23:57:23

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

Icon - Post link Bushwhacker wrote:

Why don't people listen to me when I tell them what goes where, or what's supposed to do what on a Surf?
We'll, knowing how much it winds you up... whistle






devilish lol

#4104-12-2011 10:51:30

Re: would i be right in thinking.....

We do listen to you Mr Vince













We just get side-lined and go off track............a bit  hearts
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