Overview of Electrical System
The electrical system consists of the following components:
- Starting motor
- Battery-charging generator (alternator)
- Transistorized voltage regulator (normally integral to the alternator)
- Storage battery(s)
- Ignition switch
- Starting motor relay
To avoid injury from electrical shock, follow OEM furnished operating instructions prior to usage.
Detailed information on the maintenance and repair of the specific types of electrical equipment can be found in the service manuals and bulletins issued by the equipment manufacturer. Information regarding equipment manufactured by the Delco-Remy Division of General Motors Corporation may be obtained from their electrical equipment operation and service manuals. The manuals may be obtained from an AC-Delco service outlet, or from the Technical Literature Section, Delco-Remy Division of General Motors Corporation, Anderson, Indiana.
Information regarding equipment manufactured by the Robert Bosch Company N.A. may be obtained from their electrical equipment operation and service manuals. The manuals may be obtained from an authorized Bosch® automotive equipment service outlet.
In most instances, repairs and overhaul work on electrical equipment should be referred to an authorized repair station of the equipment manufacturer. With the exception of DDEC components, replacement parts for electrical equipment should be ordered through the equipment manufacturer's outlets, since these parts are not normally supplied with the engine. For electrical equipment manufactured by Delco-Remy Division, service and parts are available through AC-Delco branches and repair stations. For electrical equipment manufactured by Robert Bosch N.A., service and parts are available through Bosch automotive equipment service outlets.
Bosch® is a registered trademark of Robert Bosch N.A.
|Series 60 Service Manual - 6SE483|
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