ELECTRICAL SYSTEM TROUBLESHOOTING PROCEDURES - CONTINUED
TEST OR INSPECTION
e. Place battery disconnect switch to
If voltage is indicated, go to Test 12.
Starting Motor Is Inoperative
ON position and observe
f. Place battery disconnect switch to
Repair or replace broken wire(s) (WP
OFF position and check wiring for
12. Test engine start switch starter for
a. Place battery disconnect switch in
b. Disconnect engine start switch.
c. Connect meter positive lead to
terminal where orange lead
connects (switch side).
d. Connect meter negative lead to
terminal where white lead connects
e. Turn start switch fully to the right.
circuit between engine start switch and
Operate; Engine Cranks
If STE/ICE-R is available, perform Starting System STE/ICE-R Testing
Check batteries for overheating.
a. Crank engine for 15 seconds.
Touch terminal connections one at a time; never touch both terminals at
once. Be sure not to be grounded to the machine when checking. Failure to
do so may cause serious personal injury or death.
b. Feel battery terminal connections.
If battery terminal(s) are hot, clean
corroded connection(s). Tighten all loose
connections at batteries, ground, and
starter. If the problem still exists, go to
Test specific gravity for each battery,
If the problem still exists, go to Test 3.
perform Malfunction 1, Test 1.
Test starting motor voltage.