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  1. #1
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    Default Hi everybody.. how do you inst

    Hi everybody.. how do you install R.S. rec. to reduce charge volts going to batt. on 1987 90hp 3 cyl merc????

    Thanks
    arcrat..

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    Default What exactly are you trying to

    What exactly are you trying to do? A rectifier converts AC to DC to charge the battery. It isn't a regulator.
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    Default Hi IBN i read on this site. t

    Hi IBN i read on this site. that if your batt over chargeage R S rec would drop charge volts... mine charges 16+ volts .I thought it might be acheap fix
    THANKS arcrat

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    Default "The most common causes of hig

    "The most common causes of high voltage in a non-regulated system is bad cable connections, corroded lugs, and bad or wrong type battery. You must use a marine battery. You can add a regulator but I have lost the part no. for it. Perhaps someone else can chime in here."
    Bill H PTC USN Ret
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  5. #5
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    Default A rectifier won't do a thi

    A rectifier won't do a thing. You need a voltage regulator of some kind. Late model OBs use them.

    Jeff

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    Default post serial number and i can p

    post serial number and i can post part numbers
    HUMAN BUILT = HUMAN FIXED

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    Default "OB174136.. THANKS JIT,FASTJEF

    "OB174136.. THANKS JIT,FASTJEFF,IBNFISHN....



    THANKS AGAIN arcrat"

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