a briggs and stratton 10bhp
hope you can help me
thanks Gary
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Same as a vehicle 12 volts, you can use a pair of jumper cables and use you vehicle to jump start it. Good Luck Tim

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Set it for 12 volts, which is the standard in the industry. Most lawn and garden devices have this voltage rating as a way to keep consumers safe from any shock.
Riding mowers use a 12 volt electrical system. The battery should have 12.6 volts when fully charged and in good condition. If you are experiencing a problem with your product, find a solution by using our support assistant.
If your lawn mower battery won`t hold a charge, verify connections are clean and tight first, then connect it to the charger. If it isn`t fully charged within 8 hours, your battery is dead and you`ll need to replace it. If your lawn mower battery does charge fully, the charge should not drain if it is not in use.
The gauge should read above 13 volts and below 15 volts. Readings above 15 volts or below 13 volts indicate a charging system failure that needs to be addressed immediately. Pictured below is a typical “Battery Light” that is quite common in vehicles today.
What Voltage Should My 12v Battery Show? A fully charged 12 volt battery should read at 12.6 volts on the multimeter. If the reading is lower than this, you`ll want to charge your battery with either a battery charger or by taking your car for a drive.
Most riding mowers take a 12 volt battery, although some smaller mowers rely on a 6 volt battery. If you`re unsure what type of battery your mower requires, you can check the voltage of your old battery, or look up the information in your owner`s manual or on the manufacturer`s website.
12.6V volts or above – Your battery is healthy and fully charged. No further action is required. 12.5 volts – Your battery is at a healthy state of charge, but we`d recommend re-checking it within a few days to ensure the voltage hasn`t dropped any further.
The number of volts in your electric lawn mower determines how much power it has. 40 volts is just enough for a lot of lawn mowing tasks, but it can be a bit of a struggle if your lawn gets too tall or if the grass is damp.

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