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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Certified on Onan and Generac generators
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1993 onan gen 4500 works good and then loads up it seems

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1993 onan gen 4500 works good for awhile and then loads up it seems like a heavy load then the lights go dim i har a click then they will get bright for awhile and if ishut it of the overhead lights wont come on
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the batteries are fully charged
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Hank F. replied 1 year ago.
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This does not sound like a genset issue.
The click you are hearing sound like a transfer switch or converter issue. When you hear the click, it is a relay or contactor engaging or disengaging.
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