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Old 06-28-2013, 01:45 AM   #907
LukasM
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Originally Posted by dbh View Post
Here is the latest observations on my charging system.

This weekend on a nice long ride to the mountains and back I noticed the voltage display on my Garmin 276C started indicating a range of voltages between 12.6 and 14.0

So I checked with a digital multimeter and it read 14.33V steady.

Bottom line: don't rely on your 276C alone for a definitive diagnosis.
Do you have the GPS wired directly to the battery?
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