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Our generator started a hammering noise then stopped

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Our generator started a hammering noise then stopped running. Cannot keep it running when start it again, and still get a hammering noise.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Randall replied 1 year ago.

Sounds like rod going out. The oil slinger may have broken. This happens sometimes when the set has too much oil.

Expert:  Randall replied 1 year ago.

Don't run it any more until you have it checked out!