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Hello, Is the fuse located in the generator? it is, the fuse will keep blowing on start up due to a lack of voltage being supplied from the generator battery. Check your battery with a battery load tester or if you dont have one, bring the battery to a part store and have them test it. Next you will need to determine why the battery went bad? Test the battery charger, make sure it is functioning properly.
There is clearly resistance in the starting process causing higher amperages. A loose wire will cause this and possibly a seized starter. I . I would confirm that your battery charger is functioning properly, check all connections ; are they tight ? Is there corrosion, ? Please let me know how you make out .