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Experience:  Certified on Onan and Generac generators
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Onan 4000 watt generator will shut down when AC kicks on, amp

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Onan 4000 watt generator will shut down when AC kicks on, amp clamp shows 24 amps when shutting down.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Shows code 41, have full tank of gas and oil was just changed.
Expert:  Hank F. replied 1 year ago.
Code 41 is Generator Rotor Fault.But if the genset is producing power, and only shutting down when a load is applied, it is more likely that you have a bad carburetor than a bad rotor..