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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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My Generac 15000 engine will start but imediately shuts

Customer Question

My Generac 15000 engine will start but imediately shuts down. I have cleaned tank and carb and filled with new fuel.
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: Yes
JA: What happened just before this problem started? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Mostly fuel system im satisfied its not fuel.
JA: Anything else you want the engine expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: just wondering what could cause it to shut down
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 4 months ago.

Does you machine have a low oil switch?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Expert:  JON replied 4 months ago.

how is the oil in the machine? Usually these symptoms are due to clogged carb or bad oil switch

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