Question about 1992 Toyota Land Cruiser
I have a 24v 5cyc cruiser with 2 new batteries (3mths) which won't start cold. The belts to the alt. are tight, but I think the prob may be alt. not charging. Have found 1 batt needs a charge and am doing so.
Is the prob likely to be alt or the series parallel switch???
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With the engine running, you should measure >13 volts on either even at an idle and the nominal fully charged value is 12.6 volts with the engine off.
Posted on Oct 29, 2008
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