Series 60 – STARTING DIFFICULTY – ENGINE ROTATES – LOW BATTERY VOLTAGE

To determine if a weak battery is causing starting difficulty, perform the following steps:
1. Measure the battery voltage; refer to OEM guidelines.
2. Analyze your findings.
[a] If voltage is between 10.5 – 14 volts (21 – 26 volts for a 24 volt system), check the
terminals; refer to section 4.3.
[b] If voltage is less than 10.5 volts (21 volts for a 24 volt system), replacement is
necessary; refer to section 4.2.1.

4.2.1
Battery Replacement
Perform the following steps for battery repair:
1. Remove and replace the battery; refer to OEM guidelines.
2. Verify battery replacement; refer to section 4.2.1.1.

4.2.1.1
Test Engine with Replaced Battery
Perform the following steps to determine if the battery replacement resolved starting difficulty:
1. Attempt to start and run the engine.
[a] If the engine starts and runs, no further troubleshooting is required. Shut down the engine.
[b] If the engine fails to start and run, check the terminals; refer to section 4.3.

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