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Voltage Regulator

The voltage regulator is a device in the vehicle's charging system that maintains the electrical output of the alternator to between 13.5 and 14.5 volts. It acts as a stopgap to prevent too much current from overloading the system, and to ensure the proper amount of current is maintained for proper operation.

This article was last edited on June 8th, 2010 at 10:19 AM
Category: Electrical and Charging