STARTING SYSTEM - STARTER RELAY
INSPECT CLUTCH PINION GEAR RETURN
Disconnect the negative (-) lead from the switch
Check that the clutch pinion gear returns inward.
If the clutch pinion gear does not return, replace the
magnetic switch assembly.
00 NO- LOAD PERFORMANCE TEST
Connect the battery and ammeter to the starter as
(b) Check that the starter rotates smoothly and steadily
with the pinion gear moving out. Check that the am·
meter shows the specified current.
At 11.0 V: 180 A
At 23.0 V: 90 A or I...
STARTER RELAY INSPECTION
REMOVE STARTER RELAY
wI 12 V Starter
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INSPECT STARTER RELAY
Inapect relay continuity
12 V St.rter:
Using an ohmmeter. check that there is continuity
between terminals 3 and 4.
Check that there is no continuity between terminals 1
If continuity is not as specified. replace the relay.