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Old 08-06-2017, 03:27 PM   #1
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generator wont crank!!@

my rig was sitting for 30 days without using it.
i dont know why but my engine battery died.(they are 2 yrs old). so i put everything on charge. 2 days later i start the rig. it start at the first crank. i tried the generator... nothing. so i check every fuse that i found (not si much). everything fine. i checked the power to the generator with a voltmeter...12.4 volt..... i dont know what to check now. is there a other fuse somewhere...a relay....
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Old 08-06-2017, 06:07 PM   #2
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generator wont crank!!@

The genset runs from the coach batteries. Do you hear a click from the genset when you try starting it? 12.4 volts is a median voltage for batteries. Check your coach batteries. Click image for larger version

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Old 08-06-2017, 07:22 PM   #3
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i just found the problem. it was a mini fuse in the genset. i unscrewed the too panel and you have three fuses. it was one of these..

thanks for your help.
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Old 08-06-2017, 08:46 PM   #4
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Nice! Easy fix
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