How to Polarize a Generator

How to Polarize a Generator

This is sometimes necessary if the generator, battery or regulator has been changed. To polarize a generator, connect a jumper wire from the (DF) terminal on the generator to the generator frame. Remove the fan belt, then connect a wire from the positive terminal on the battery to the (D+) terminal on the generator. The generator shaft should start to …

Oil Change for Air Cooled VW Engine

Oil Change Procedure for Air Cooled VW Engines

Oil Change Procedure for Air Cooled VW Engines This should be done at least every 3000 miles or as conditions dictate. Run the engine until warm, drive it around the block. No need to flog it, just enough to put some heat in the oil. Find a nice level parking spot to park your bug. While you are waiting for …