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Re: Convert 6 to 12 volt electrial system

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TGP

09-08-2015 06:54:24




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You can leave the starter 6v unless you can find a 12v easily.

Change all bulbs.
Wiper motors, heater motor if applicable.

(resistors don't work well with these)

Add a resistor to the fuel gauge power.

Switch the wires on the Amp Gauge,

Switch the wires on the Ign. Coil and add a Ballast Resistor

Change to 12v Gen. and Regulator or use a 12v Alt.

Change to 12v Battery and reverse the cables.

Tom

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