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Old 12-15-2008, 01:40 PM
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Alternator/Generator Swap

I have swapped the 6 volt gen. and Battery form my 1949 Dodge. I can jump it and it runs no problem, but when I take the cables off the volts at the battery slowly drop. It will run for about 3-5 min. before it dies. I am not sure if the gauge of wire I used is too small or if the ground is no good or if it is something else.

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