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Honda generator EX4500S - Start up voltage = 172V+ and I

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Honda generator EX4500S - Start up voltage = 172V+ and I have to go into auto and out of auto mode for the voltage to get back to 120V. It appears the 120 voltage fixates without a load, but is stable with a load. Ant ideas or solutions
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 11 months ago.

Sounds like you may have a governor issue. Can you move governor manually, and get machine to stay at 120V. Check Gov spring(s) to make sure they are not stretched or twisted