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I have a quiet diesel 10000 onan generator that just quits

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i have a quiet diesel 10000 onan generator that just quits running after running for a short time. sometimes runs for hours and other times for short times. any recomendations. it has 1206 hours on unit
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 1 year ago.
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what is the model number of the genset?
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
10hdkca11506b
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the 10000 quiet diesel onan generator quits at times, when it does die it may or may not restart. could run for hours without a problem, other times for just a few minutes.
Expert:  Hank F. replied 1 year ago.
What fault code is the genset giving?
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Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.
It sounds like you may be losing power to the fuel solenoid at times. This can be very intermittent and cause you lots of headaches because it is hard to troubleshoot. I would look very closely at the wiring going to the fuel solenoid and all the connections. Thanks