Question about Ford Thunderbird
The engine is a 8 cylinder 1979 ford thunderbird the alternator want charge unless i connected a jumper wire to the postive post battry and to the field wire on the regulator and when i do that the alternator will start charging like 13.8 volts at idle why the charging system don't work unless i connect a jumper wire from battry to field on regulator is the alternator bad or the regulator bad? the alternator and regulator been replace new please help.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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