Sep 7, 2013 ... I'm just wondering, can an alternator overcharge a battery on non-stop long trips?
... thing you can do to a lead acid battery is to keep it on float
Apr 27, 2014 ... The alternator died (at least that is what I thought) as the battery kept going ... all
the power the car needs as well as keep the battery charged.
If the average output from the alternator does not keep up with electrical system ...
overcharge, components would be damaged, and the alternator would soon ...
This, in turn, makes the alternator keep charging the battery at a higher than
normal ... the alternator can produce too much voltage and overcharge the
Inside an alternator the belt-driven rotor becomes an electromagnet when ... So a
car has a rechargeable battery and a charging system to keep it topped up. ...
The second relay prevents the dynamo from overcharging and damaging the ...
An overcharging alternator can cause permanent damage to the vehicle's battery.
old engine image ... A properly operating alternator will keep the... How to Test ...
To understanding testing for overcharging or undercharging it is important to
understand what generates the “charge.” Inside the alternator there is a field coil,
This causes the alternator to overcharge the battery, which in turn can ruin the ....
Keep the tachometer and voltmeter connected as they were for a no-load test.
What an alternator does is keep your battery charged. ... The only exception is if
the alternator is OVERCHARGING: in other words putting out too much voltage.
A VOLTAGE REGULATOR regulates the charging voltage that the alternator
produces, keeping it between 13.5 and 14.5 volts to protect the electrical .... as
possible as this "overcharging" condition can cause damage to your electrical