voltage drop

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voltage drop

Postby mlogas@frontier.comm » Fri Aug 05, 2016 7:34 pm

Hello, Need to pick your brain. I get a big volt drop when fog lights are turned on. Goes from 14.3 dn to 11.9 not good. Need help with this one. I did`t install. Thanks, Mike

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Re: voltage drop

Postby dingdong » Sat Aug 06, 2016 7:01 am

What is the power rating in watts for the fog lights? Are they halogen or LED? These old Wings don't have a lot of spare power output.

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Re: voltage drop

Postby WingAdmin » Mon Aug 08, 2016 8:22 pm

Is that when the engine is idling? What about if you hold the engine at 3,000 RPM, does it drop then?

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