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Wipac Alternator problem

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Wipac Alternator problem

Post  tbird on Mon Nov 23, 2015 1:18 pm

Hi All
I am rebuilding (for a friend) a Royal Enfield Crusader Continental GT.
It has a Wipac alternator with 3 wires :- White, Green and Orange.
The new Harness for the GT has 3 wires :- White/Green, Green/Black and Green/Yellow.
My problem is which Wipac wires go to which Harness wires. ????

Can anyone tell me Please.???

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therein lies the problem ?

Post  piston 197 on Mon Nov 23, 2015 1:35 pm

The Conti GT should have a Lucas RM19 alternator and not a wipac one ! maybe this is why the wires are different colours ? I do not doubt a wipac set up may be able to be fitted to a RE where a Lucas should be, but you are going to have to look at both a wipac wiring diagram ( AMC,matchless,FB or similar) and a lucas ( royal Enfield) one to see which wires to connect to what.
Or you could just get the correct item and join up the matching colours ?
JH
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Wipac to Lucas

Post  tbird on Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:29 pm

Thanks JH I have done exactly what you have said.
Looked at the FB circuit and the Matchless circuit, so hope it works. Wont know till I start it up.


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Post  piston 197 on Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:53 pm

Hope you looked at the Royal enfield Continental GT one as well ?Hope you have luck , should be ok, but a couple of fuses in the lines might be an idea ?
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Wipac convertion

Post  tbird on Wed Nov 25, 2015 9:31 am

Hi JH

Sorry I meant the GT curcuit.

Senior Moment again.

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