Summary of Contents for Honda Civic 1986 1987 Service Manual - Page 257

  • Honda Civic 1986 1987 Service Manual - Page 257

    Charging FAlternator Output Test 1. With Engine off, disconnect the alternator terminal (W). 2. Hook up an ammeter as shown [E QQ 3. Start the engine‘ 4, Turn on: o Headlight switch (hlgh beam). 0 Rear window defroster switch. I Heater fan Switch (HI). 5. Check alternator output. If within the output curve shown, the alternator is good. It the alternator has no output or 7Is output is not within specification, see the alternator checks starting. so 70 so 50 «o .50 Oulnut.current A zo o I 2 a a s a 7 a 9 to Alternator speed x 1000 min (rpm) 1000 2000 3000 Engine speed min (rpm) 27-2