Battery dies every few weeks

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Stuttering Stan, Sep 19, 2005.

  1. Stuttering Stan

    Stuttering Stan LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,504

    Is there an alternator to recharge the battery on the 25hp Kohlers. Where is it? I notice it getting weaker and weaker until it finally gives. Any help?
  2. General Grounds

    General Grounds LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    :blob3: sounds like your retifier, it is located on the blower housinf it had a plastic clip with 3 wires coming out of it. that should be your fix, good luck. tony
  3. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,029

    If you check this thread out it will answer any and all your questions and show you how to repair your problem.
  4. roket77

    roket77 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 44

    same thing happened to me 2 weeks ago on my kaw,,,the three wires the other guy wrote about going to engine,,,i spliced in new wires,,,wet grass oil or heat ruined the ones going to engine,,worth a try,,now mine has been fine,,on my great dane,,there is a 2 wire clip and a single wire going to regulator on side of engine,,the wires did look decent but as easy as it was to change/splice in new wires i gave it a try and all is fine

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