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Old 08-28-2012, 10:09 AM   #18
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Originally Posted by RoundOz View Post
Can anyone tell me what the failure mode of the OEM regulators is?
... Does heat degrade the insulation?
1- Failure Mode - varies upon uniit and environment, below are some links about this:
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=746946

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=643938

2- Heat Degrades everything including the internal electrics.

In a nutshell, a Good Voltage Regulator should Output about 13.5V - 15V.
Anything Below or Above these numbers indicate a weak or failing Voltage Regulator.
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