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In simple terms how do i check the stator on a 2000 xlh?

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The wires from the stator come out of the primary just behnd the rear cylinder. Find the plug where the regulator connects to these wires. Unplug the plug and test the stator end of the wires.

Using a DVOM (digital volt ohm meter) insert one lead into the metal contacts in the plug. Put the meter's function switch in AC VOLTS, 50 VOLT scale. Start the engine and bring it to a high idle. You should have at least 25 volts AC output from the stator.

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