PEI Troubleshooting

I'm no expert on electrics, but I get a lot of questions on GT500 electronic ignitions. I've found it hard to find anything on GT500 PEI systems. These pages are about the GT250N or X7 PEI. I imagine that they are very similar.

Ignition system - no sparking or poor spark

Charging system - magneto does not charge

Charging system - magneto does charge - but charge below specs

Charging system - battery over charges

Charging system - unstable charging

Ignition system - description

Ignition circuit

Inspection and maintenance - 1

Inspection and maintenance - 2

Inspection and maintenance - 3
Checking and adjusting ignition timing

Checking and adjusting ignition timing - 2
Charging system

Charging system - 2

Charging system 3

GT500 wiring diagram

Link to Per Norstedt's wonderful site
with GT500 and T500 wiring diagrams and tips on CDI troubleshooting

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