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Offline Erik-Minnesota

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Sooo sad ... Stator Went Out Help ?
« on: June 10, 2017, 11:26:54 am »
Sooo sad ...
FFS !@ Now I have to fix it be I sell Or keep it !
Stator Went Out Any Help ?
Is there one that works ? a Better one ?
A Cross Reference one ?
« Last Edit: June 10, 2017, 11:42:46 am by Erik-Minnesota »

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Re: Sooo sad ... Stator Went Out Help ?
« Reply #1 on: June 10, 2017, 01:06:54 pm »
Are you not getting any AC voltage out of the stator when unplugged?  You should at least check it.  Atlantic EH is probably the best source for replacements.  To unload stator trash the original voltage regulator and go to one which regulates the stator current to arrive at 14v output instead of shunting excess power to ground.   Factory configuration the stator is fully loaded at all times so combined with high oil temps it leads to short life

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Re: Sooo sad ... Stator Went Out Help ?
« Reply #2 on: June 11, 2017, 07:53:50 am »
Erik,
Jamie/Marty (Atlantic EH, superxparts.com) have a new batch of them in (been in for a while actually), made by the original vendor.

Jamie/Marty (Atlantic EH, superxparts.com) have tried several different stators made for other bikes out there, with no luck. We have also had several members try other stators, with the same results. One of our past Vendors was rewinding our Stators.... thinking this was the direction to go, only get 6000 mile results....

Rich's (blackheart) comments are right on...   test that stator to make sure that is the issue. from the stator it should read on the stator leads 60VAC on each phase. If not, then it is the stator.  if the Stator tests good You then can check at the battery, to see what volts its pushing thru. If less than 13 volts its the voltage regulator. IF you cannot see any volts at the battery,..... the 2 leads going to battery run under the engine (I know, as I had both of mine rot out)...

You are asking at the wrong venue if you should sell or not. I believe everyone here wishes to keep their beautiful machine.

I'm guessing you are tired of the surprises your X keeps sending your way? Pretty much all of us have experienced what you are going thru, early into owning a low milage X. We've all jumped thru the hoops, and did our research, and then fixed. Many of us disappointed at the worst times or places.

I gotta admit, your black '99 in your pictures looks very nice...    Hang in there...
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Re: Sooo sad ... Stator Went Out Help ?
« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2017, 08:30:47 am »

I'm guessing you are tired of the surprises your X keeps sending your way? Pretty much all of us have experienced what you are going thru, early into owning a low milage X. We've all jumped thru the hoops, and did our research, and then fixed. Many of us disappointed at the worst times or places.

I gotta admit, your black '99 in your pictures looks very nice...    Hang in there...

Yea .. It's a real drag that it did this .. I really like the bike  :/
I did test it .. and ( 1 ) of the legs is dead  :( and grounded ...
I did talk to Jamie about this ..
I do not know if I want to screw around and replace it of sell asis ..
I did get a ( FH020AA ) For cheap. I am still need the other parts  :/
replace it.

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Re: Sooo sad ... Stator Went Out Help ?
« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2017, 08:23:43 am »
Oh man, sorry to hear about your problem. This is something that has been on my mind ever since reading John's write up;

http://www.ehforums.com/ehwebsite/forums/index.php?topic=856.0

Was planning on riding 1080 to Sturgis this year but I think I'll have to take care of this first. :-/