660 stator not working....voltage regulator getting hot - Yamaha Raptor Forum
Yamaha Raptor Forums

» Recent Threads
Back to a 660, new...
10-15-2013 11:42 PM
by dog86
Last post by 02raptor660
Today 08:13 AM
39 Replies, 1,008 Views
Raptor 700 Scenic...
04-11-2014 01:32 AM
Last post by raptordude
Today 08:06 AM
42 Replies, 824 Views
hard crank then one way...
Today 08:03 AM
Last post by almstlstit
Today 08:03 AM
0 Replies, 1 Views
fuel recommendations
04-14-2014 07:17 PM
Last post by FknBoss
Today 07:42 AM
13 Replies, 184 Views
Nothing electric working
04-18-2014 09:22 PM
Last post by morphrider
Today 07:37 AM
6 Replies, 30 Views
NRG toy haulers: Good or...
12-20-2007 09:01 PM
Last post by jsanders347
Today 07:35 AM
6 Replies, 4,231 Views
Opinions about this...
Yesterday 04:38 AM
by wannes
Last post by morphrider
Today 07:29 AM
17 Replies, 184 Views
will i need to rejet?
Yesterday 09:53 AM
by karlos
Last post by jsanders347
Today 07:23 AM
6 Replies, 35 Views
Difference between...
07-29-2012 10:02 PM
Last post by Pacific Barbarian
Today 07:00 AM
6 Replies, 6,775 Views
Dialed back jet size and...
Yesterday 12:31 AM
Last post by raptor660r101
Today 04:00 AM
15 Replies, 70 Views
» Sponsors
Go Back   Yamaha Raptor Forum > Raptor 660 Categories > General 660 Discussion

LinkBack LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-22-2011, 08:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
Senior Member
Bocephus's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: North Dakota
Posts: 1,258
Default 660 stator not working....voltage regulator getting hot

my battery is not charging, and the voltage reg is getting warmer than it should (you cant hold your hand on it for more than 3-4 seconds). i have inspected all wiring and nothing is rubbed through anywhere.... would it be safe to say my stator is bad?
2005 719 trail beater

Barker +4 crank/rod, 102mm 11:1 CP, Stage 3 Hotcam, KW springs, Ferrea valves, 39mm FCR's, ported by CSR
Monster dual exhaust ceramic coated black
Hinson clutch & billet basket
RPM Dominator II +4 axle, homemade +2 swinger, Elka shock & link customized by Wiigstyle Racing
ASR +2 a-arms, raptor 700 shocks
ITP SS112 wheels w/ Maxxis Razr II's
Trail Tech Vapor
Pro Aluminum nerfs
Pro Design shifter
PRM skid plates
6000K HIDs in stock headlights
Bocephus is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 06-22-2011, 08:45 PM   #2 (permalink)
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 30

It could also be the regulator.
Or even but doubtfully a bad battery
First check for dirty connections.
unplug regulator and test stator output this is usually AC
You can also do a resistance check on the stator windings.
I would believe if the regulator is getting hot then the stator is putting out.
I would not run the bike this way as a shorted regulator will fry your stator.
I am only speaking from my knowlage of motorcycles and quads in general.
Im sure there is some stickies around here somewhere.
All my toys are better than factory
THEHAMMER is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-23-2011, 12:14 AM   #3 (permalink)
Master of the Electron

QuadManiac's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 12,549

It would be much more likely that the rec/reg is bad - perhaps a shorted diode in the rectifier.
'01 660 Raptor, Burgard +2+1 arms, YFZ Shocks, LSR anti-vibe, CTR pipe, jetted, K&N
'01 Polaris Scrambler 400, K&N
'02 Honda 400ex, Big Gun pipe, jetted, K&N, Lonestar +2 A-arms, Lonestar anti-vibe
'02 Honda 400ex, DiamondJ +3 A-arm widener, Lonestar anti-vibe
3 scooters - 150, 180, 250
'73 Yamaha CT3-175 Enduro (currently under restoration)
'08 Can-Am Spyder SE5 - my Baby!
And the newest toy destined to suck up all my spare time and money: 2000 Jaguar XJ8
QuadManiac is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
Inactive Reminders By Mished.co.uk and FTP-Anime.com