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ONAN 5BGEFA26100P Cranks and starts, but stops as soon as

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ONAN 5BGEFA26100P
Cranks and starts, but stops as soon as the start button is released.
Oil is full.
Help
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 6 months ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I am going to assist you with this.

The single most common cause of this issue is that the set is no longer producing electricity.

Remove the control panel from the front of the genset.

Set your meter to ACV.

Connect the black lead to a good ground.

Connect the red lead to the back of the circuit breaker (either one), on the terminal farthest away from you.

Press and hold the start button for 6 - 8 seconds, and note the voltage.

How much voltage is there?

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Expert:  Hank F. replied 6 months ago.

Have you checked the voltage?