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Old 05-13-2010, 06:11 PM   #1
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Question No crank generator

Hey, I have a 1998 bounder with a chev 454 and a 6.5 onan genset 3. This rig had sat for about 7 years. I drained all gas, changed filters in the 454 and the oil filter and oil and plugs in generator. The generator used to turn over but since I cleaned all the electrical connections, the generator won't turn over. The electric fuel pump will run till it pressures up but the the generator won't turn over. Is there a fuse or something I missed? Any help would be greatly appreciated. According to the serial numbers I gave to Fleetwood mine is a 1988 with fiberglass siding.

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Old 05-13-2010, 06:33 PM   #2
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If the generator worked before you cleaned the connections them check each connection that you cleaned to be sure the connections are making contact. Also check the wiring to each connection.

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Make certain that you have a good 12 volt supply to the generator; even if you have to connect a jump box to it. If it still will not turn over, you will need to start diagnosis starting at the switch to starter solenoid to starter.
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Old 05-14-2010, 10:23 AM   #4
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Hey thanks. I guess start at the begining and work to generator. Sometimes we get in a hurry and don't look at the obvious.
Thanks and i'll let you know what I find
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