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The wires going to the voltage regulator keep burning up.

Bought this bike about a month ago .was told there was new stator installed. after 2 weeks bike breaks down takes it to local yamaha dealer.replaces voltage regulator and wires going to voltage regulator.takes bike out of shop and that same day all wires going to voltage regulator are toasted again. now they tell me i need a new stator. what do you think........thanks Randy.

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    I have bought a stator plate for my bike but the wires are different to the original one

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Common problem with poor quality parts, the regulator is the problem, the generator is working other wise you would not have fried the wiring, you answered your own question. someone telling porkies to get more money from unsuspecting client?
The regulator controls the voltage not the generator, the generator only supplys the voltage it cannot overcharge unless the regulator is not working properly, simple!

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