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battery charging

hello, i bought a mirage 27 last fall and just finished redoing the hull and inside, now my question is this, i have a omc 15 hp moter and im not sure if it charges the batteries or do i have to put an alternator on it, any help is welcome .
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Re: battery charging

does it have electric start? if it does it should have charging capability.
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yes its an electric start. thanks for the help.
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Re: battery charging

After its running it should charge your battery.
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Re: battery charging

Get a multimeter and check the voltage across the battery terminals. With the motor off, the voltage should be somewhere between 12.0V and 12.7V. With the motor running, the voltage should be greater than 13.0V.
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