Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Do It Yourself > Automotive Repairs

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-30-2012, 08:41 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 1
Share |
Default

Electrical System in 87' Chevy Diesel


I've changed a diesel engine replacing it with a gas engine. It was a 24 volt system, and I changed it to a 12 volt system in the engine compartment. Do I need to change any wiring inside the cab, because I have been having problems with my charging system?

Chevy87 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2012, 09:56 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: NW of D.C.
Posts: 5,990
Default

Electrical System in 87' Chevy Diesel


Quote:
Originally Posted by Chevy87 View Post
been having problems with my charging system?
What problems are you having?

Yoyizit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-01-2012, 05:11 AM   #3
Master General ReEngineer
 
Bondo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Chaumont River, Ny.
Posts: 3,682
Default

Electrical System in 87' Chevy Diesel


Ayuh,.... It ain't a 24v system, it was a 12v system, with 2 batteries...

What's the Problem,..??
Bondo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-01-2012, 10:22 AM   #4
World's Tallest Midget
 
Mort's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Twisp, WA
Posts: 710
Default

Electrical System in 87' Chevy Diesel


If, by saying you "changed from a 24 volt system to a 12 volt" means you just removed one of the batteries, you probably don't have a complete circuit. Put the other battery back in and see what happens.
Mort is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
DIY Electrical work in New Jersey electures Electrical 42 12-19-2012 03:19 PM
Fixing multiple attic electrical issues before blowing in insulation darlingm Electrical 11 11-19-2011 09:19 AM
how to fix a short in the electrical system merchant Electrical 11 09-04-2011 10:31 PM
Electrical Questions from a Foreigner mark_anderson_u Electrical 4 09-10-2010 06:46 AM
Burnham Series 2 Cast Iron Radiator System SybrDave HVAC 2 12-10-2009 05:24 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.