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Old 08-07-2011, 02:51 PM   #1
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Generator fuel source in 1975 Mini Winni?

I discovered why the generator won't start on the 1975 mini-Winni. The generator fuel hose was just stuck in the space above the gas tank and was not connected to anything.
I used a mirror and a flashlight to try to determine where the hose used to be connected. I can't find it. Where the engine fuel line connects at the rear of the fuel tank there is another connection that is plugged, but it is a 3/8" line and the line from the generator looks to be a 1/4" line.
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Old 08-07-2011, 05:04 PM   #2
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Do you have a rear Mounted tank?


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Old 08-07-2011, 07:21 PM   #3
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The gas tank is in the frame, to the rear of the axle. The engine fuel line is connected at the back of the tank. I can't see the top of the tank. If the generator line was connected at the top of the tank I can't see it.
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Old 08-07-2011, 11:38 PM   #4
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I'll have to look at mine when i get home tonight. the geberaror shouldn't be connected to the main tank. It should have its own tank
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Old 09-28-2011, 06:04 PM   #5
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My 1975 Minnie Winnie generator draws it's fuel from the vehicle fuel tank. It does NOT have a separate fuel tank.
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Old 09-29-2011, 07:35 AM   #6
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On both my 79 Pace Arrow and the 84 Winnebago Gregg posted the link to the generator draws fuel from the main tank. The line in question appears 3/8" but in fact is squeezed ddown to 1/4' on the winnebago and down to 5/16" on the Pace Arrow. Pull the plug of the extra one and check to see if that is the case with yours.

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