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Experience:  Certified on Onan and Generac generators
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7500 quiet diesel generator wont crank, showing code 32,

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7500 quiet diesel generator wont crank, showing code 32, have checked batteries, grounds, still no go, hasn't been started in a few months
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Customer: tried starting it from genset and from interior start button, get 3 flashing lights after the rapid lights, then get 32 code
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 8 months ago.

Code 32 won't keep the unit from cranking. It would allow it to start, but shut right back off as soon as you release the start switch.

If the unit is not cranking, you either have a bad starter solenoid, bad starter, or bad control unit.