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Hey all you mechanical/electrical geniuses, Ive got some confusion with my electrical system on this 1995 big bear that was donated to my project list...

Ive got a brand new battery hooked up and heres what happens:

Key on

no headlights

I managed to get it to pull start once and it ran ok-ish but there was a buzzing noise coming from what my manual says is my neutral relay, but theres a slim possibility its the starting circuit cutoff relay.

no dash lights

no electric start

once it was running:

-buzzing from relay particularly when I idled it down

-reverse light was on but at really low idle it would flicker to neutral

-no headlights or taillight (but its sat for a while and i dunno the condition of the bulbs)

-the rectifier was quite warm after just a minute or so of idle

-after i shut it off it wouldnt pull start again.

Man I wish I knew more about this stuff. :no: But I"m trying! haha

Anyway, thanks ahead of time for any help!

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