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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 8000 onan diesel generator will not crank. Red light on

Customer Question

my 8000 onan diesel generator will not crank. Red light on start button comes on and you can here something running for a couple seconds and then it stops.
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: Everything is good, I tried to start generator when the battery was almost dead.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: battery is now charged up
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 2 months ago.

What is the model number of the genset?