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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: [Acro] Re: Decathlon battery/starter


Thread: [Acro] Re: Decathlon battery/starter

Message: [Acro] Re: Decathlon battery/starter

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From: "David C. Heinsohn" <kd0r at>

Date: Sat, 27 Apr 2002 14:30:11 UTC


  Now that I think about it, we had a similar problem on a 7GCBC several years
ago.  Turned out that the starter relay was not making properly.  Feel the relay
after an attempted start, it shouldn't be really hot.


Allan Krosner wrote:

> You could have a wiring problem.  Possibly a bad wire from the battery to the
> starter, or a bad ground on the battery to ground wire.  I have had both of
> these problems in one of my airplanes.
> Allan Krosner

People sleep peacefully in their beds at night because rough men stand ready to
> do violence on their behalf......George Orwell.


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