Re: [MV] M38A1 starter questions; help please.

Stuart Ellis (
Thu, 7 Oct 1999 17:49:35 -0400

Hi! Also, if your batteries are going bad after 3 or 4 weeks sitting, it is
also the starter switch. It happens when bad and loose insulation inside
the switch causes it to ground and slowly drain the batteries. After
changing switch on starter I never had the problem again with my 52 M38A1.

Stu Ellis- Southern New Hampshire, USA

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