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Experience:  14 years in the Cummins/Onan distributor network, Level 3 certified in RV, Marine and industrial fie
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Hi, I have an Onan 3600 LP generator that wont start.

Customer Question

Hi, I have an Onan 3600 LP generator that won't start.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  OnanMan replied 6 years ago.
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OnanMan :

Hi I am Don, does the engine turn over at all?

Customer :

It almost starts

Customer :

I am trying to clean the bleeder tube

Customer :

but have some difficulties getting the tube off the motor (in order to inspect it properly)

OnanMan :

are you trying to clean the vent to the gas regulator?

Customer :

is that the tube opening found on the outside where the lp line is connected

OnanMan :

there is a gas regulator on the inside and it is vented to the outside of the housing

Customer :

must be the that one

Customer :

stupid question, how do get the plastic cover off to make easier access

OnanMan :

yea I have seen tiny critters get in there or dirt dobbers

OnanMan :

the unit may need to come out