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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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The generator is spitting oil out, Generac Guardian rv 5500,

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the generator is spitting oil out
JA: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Generac Guardian rv 5500
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: if I can, i have worked on engines alot
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: it runs fine but spits oil out when running, out the exhaust side
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

Oil level correct and oil not thinned from gas in the oil, thinning it? How many hours on the unit? When did it start to kick out oil? Is the crankcase vent open?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

i see question is still open, did you see my response?

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