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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Certified on Onan and Generac generators
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Generator is a Generac it starts and runs but it shuts off

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Generator is a Generac it starts and runs but it shuts off after 1 minute??????
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: rv generator
JA: What is the model/year of your RV?
Customer: 1997 ultra 24ft class c
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes , just know its electrical
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 4 months ago.

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

The most common cause of your issue on that particular unit is a bad temperature switch.

If you will provide me with the model and serial numbers of the unit, I can walk you through the troubleshooting.

Expert:  Hank F. replied 4 months ago.

Did you get the model and serial numbers yet?

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