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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    madeira beach, florida, usa

    Default "lost power on westerbeke 7.7,

    "lost power on westerbeke 7.7, found blown capacitor. Changed both capacitors and rectifier but only have 4 volts now. flashed the rectifier as described in tech book but no change. Ideas?"

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Cobb Island, Md., USA

    Default "Mark, I have a Westerbeke gen

    "Mark, I have a Westerbeke genset 7.7 KW with no electrical o put.
    What did you find was your problem and solution to fix your similar symptoms?
    Thanks, Jacob
    [email protected]"

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    madeira beach, florida, usa

    Default "After completely tearing the

    "After completely tearing the 7.7 down, found the insulation on the armature had broken down over the years. I purchased a rebuilt armature and all is good now. Before the voltage went down, it apparently had spiked up after loosing ground and caused a lot of damage to other systems."

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