Free 7 Day Trial RV GPS App RV Trip Planner Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Free 7 Day Trial ×
RV Trip Planning Discussions

Go Back   iRV2 Forums > MOTORHOME FORUMS > Class A Motorhome Discussions
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on iRV2
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 12-12-2016, 08:34 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Stan&Jacquie's Avatar
 
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Naples, FL
Posts: 897
Onan Genset Oil. Leak

My 8k Quiet Diesel generator has developed a slow drip from the oil filter compartment. I believe it may be the filter but can't be sure. I lube the oil ring before installing the filter and use a genuine Onan filter but can't seem to get it to stop. Any ideas?


Sent from my iPad using iRV2 - RV Forum
__________________
Stan & Jacquie
2007 Monaco Knight DFT 40', 750 watts Solar
2012 Equinox w/Air Force I, Blue Ox Alpha & Base.
Stan&Jacquie is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 12-12-2016, 08:44 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
windsorbill's Avatar
 
Monaco Owners Club
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: CA
Posts: 3,376
I had a defective oil filter on my new 2015 ford pickup truck. Couldn't stop the leak from day 1. dealer replaced the filter and it's been fine.
__________________
Bill & Brigitte
06 Windsor PEQ, Cummins 400 ISL
2014 Honda CRV
windsorbill is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2016, 09:35 PM   #3
Registered User
 
Country Coach Owners Club
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 6,333
You are going to have to crawl under and take a look. Could be a drip from the drain plug, you could have over tightened the filter causing the gasket to curl
dons2346 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
leak, onan



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Oil Weight for Onan GenSet navychaps Winnebago Industries Owner's Forum 20 07-30-2013 09:58 AM
Lube oil for a onan genset richh1 MH-General Discussions & Problems 3 10-10-2012 05:56 PM
1985 Onan Genset oil change skinnypuppy Vintage RV's 5 04-30-2011 04:37 PM
Looking for Onan 6500 GenSet oil filter adapter ebg338 MH-General Discussions & Problems 3 03-25-2010 08:06 AM
Onan genset coolant leak at recovery tank tm2go Newmar Owner's Forum 2 07-05-2007 04:50 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:44 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.