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Old 09-10-2010, 09:17 AM   #29
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That's great news!! 'Goes to show' that troubleshooting a problem is often not simple in that symptoms can be misleading. I was convinced your genset was starved for gas from an intermittent fuel pump weakness/failure. How the genset ran for 'an hour' while sucking air is still curious. Cracks in the fuel line must have somehow been 'closed' at times....?
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Old 09-21-2010, 03:15 PM   #30
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My fuel line from the tank to the generator was bad and I had to drop the tank down 18 inches to access the bad hose. I prefer one-and-done, so I replaced with fuel line instead of using fuel hose. It takes longer to bend the fuel lines but once it's done, it's done forever!
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I had a 2000 Dolphin. The tank had to be dropped to install a new line, because the old line was rotted. Even after the new line was installed, it had to be started and run at least every 3 weeks or it would loose prime. It would very difficult to prime and get it running, even with a new fuel line, if it sat idle to long. Thought possibly it was due to the long fuel line. Good Luck!
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