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I have a 4000 EXL generac electric start generator. It wont

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I have a 4000 EXL generac electric start generator. It won't start, I think the battery might be 'dead.' How is the batter recharged, or is it?

Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 5 years ago.

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If the battery is dead, you can recharge it with a regular 12V battery charger, at 2 amps.


When the set is running, it charges itself through a winding in the generator.


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