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Experience:  Certified on Onan and Generac generators
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Onan 2.8kufa 26100e , starts and runs ,,as long as you hold

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onan 2.8kufa 26100e , starts and runs ,,as long as you hold down start push sw, is not makeing 120 ac,, I FOUND A SMALL MAGNET,,LIKE LOOSE IN THE VAN BY THE ONAN ! WHATS THE FIX ?? THANKS gerald wells
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 10 months ago.
There is no magnet in this genset. IT must have come from somewhere else. If this unit only runs as long as you hold the start switch, the 2 most common problems are that it is either low on oil, or it is no longer producing any electricity.