RV

Have RV questions? Ask an RV mechanic online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related RV Questions
I have a onan 4000 microlite generator that seems to flood
I have a onan 4000 microlite generator that seems to flood out when calling for more rpm's. It runs smother when the load isn't to demanding. If I turn off the circuit breaker and just runs the motor … read more
Randall
Randall
RVIA Certification
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
21,811 satisfied customers
Own in micro lite 4000 generator replaced. Fired it up would
Own in micro lite 4000 generator replaced carburetor. Fired it up would only run holding the start button on. Figured it was a switch malfunction. Went to take switch out no problem however now I have… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
I have a rv and the generator is an onan 4000 but runs
I have a rv and the generator is an onan 4000 but runs arround 20 minutes and then died and it needs like 30 minutes to run again ..i already change the fuel pump and the gas filter...air filter and s… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
Onan 4000 RV generator runs fine but in hot weather you turn
Onan 4000 RV generator runs fine but in hot weather you turn the air cond. and it shuts off in about 5-10 minutes. Has to cool down before you restart. Not fuel related. Had voltage regulator replaced… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
My Cummins Onan 4000 generator won't start. It turns over
My Cummins Onan 4000 generator won't start. It turns over and runs for seconds then shuts off. I've replaced gas filter, oil and tried a little start spray into air intake. Any suggestions? … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
onan microlite 4000-mod#4kyfa26100g sn#1973740399 engine shut
onan microlite 4000-mod#4kyfa26100g sn#1973740399 engine shut off,will not start back up.will not spin over using the rocker switch on the engine, but will spin over using a screwdriver on the solenoi… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
I have a microlite 4000 onan generator plenty of gas l change
I have a microlite 4000 onan generator plenty of gas l change brush hog and magnito plenty of spark. I jump or hot wired the fuel soliod and starts for a second then shuts down… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
I have a Onan Microlite 4000 in my RV. It always starts when
I have a Onan Microlite 4000 in my RV. It always starts when cool the first time. If we shut down, and try to start it again in less than half an hour, it won't start. It doesn't seem to matter if the… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
I have an Onan Microlite 4000 series. Starts OK but stops
I have an Onan Microlite 4000 series. Starts OK but stops running as soon as I release the start switch. If I hold the start switch it stays running.… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
onan..it cycles up and down when under load and eventually shuts off
I have an Onan Microlite 4000 it cycles up and down when under load and eventually shuts off.… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
1998 safari: I have a onan 4000 microlite genset..motor home..spark
I have a onan 4000 microlite genset in my 1998 safari trek motorhome,,,,There is no spark when turning over,,,there is spark just as i let the start switch go… read more
Michael Reush
Michael Reush
Master Technician
High School or GED
3,136 satisfied customers
Stall..lite..the prime position and gasoline pumped
Onan MicroLite 4000 Series (KY) original equipment installed in a 2000 Sarafi TREK Use daily at altitudes of 8000 feet during September campout in Utah. Went to start yesterday in California (approx 1… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
2002 onan microlite generator in a roadtrek rv..surging..cooling
Have a 2002 onan microlite generator in a roadtrek rv, has 31hrs on it, when you start it , it runs and carrys a load for 4-5 minutes, then starts surging or hunting, and then shuts down, it is having… read more
OnanMan
OnanMan
Service Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
268 satisfied customers
Motor home..a 1996 Onan Microlite 4000 Generator..remote start..meter
I have a 1997 Coachman Motorhome with a 1996 Onan Microlite 4000 Generator on board.model 4kyfa26100F s/n I96358015. The unit is equipped with a remote start/stop switch and hour meter located inside … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
RV tech - emphasis on gensets
High School or GED
17,698 satisfied customers
generator..It cranks over and starts..runs but shuts..it stays running
I have a Microlite 4000 generator in my motorhome I can't get it to start(stay running). It cranks over and starts when I press the start button and runs but shuts off as soon as let the start button … read more
OnanMan
OnanMan
Service Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
268 satisfied customers
onan 4000..Eastern washington this past weekend in 99 deg..weather.
I have an Onan 4000 Microlite, I was running it in Eastern Washington this past weekend in 99 deg. weather. After about 2 hrs. running the Gen set shut down, and wouldn't restart. I let it cool down a… read more
OnanMan
OnanMan
Service Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
268 satisfied customers
A ONAN 4000 IT STARTS AND RUNS AS LONG AS YOU HOLD THE START BUTTON
ON A ONAN 4000 IT STARTS AND RUNS AS LONG AS YOU HOLD THE START BUTTON ONCE YOU LET GO OF THE START BUTTON IN STOPS.… read more
OnanMan
OnanMan
Service Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
268 satisfied customers
4000 wont start..coach, previous owner never used generator
Onan microlite 4000 won't start. Just bought the coach, previous owner never used generator, and has been sitting up about 18-24 months. Owner before that put 191 hrs on it. It's a 97 model. Where do … read more
OnanMan
OnanMan
Service Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
268 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Excellent reply, and also very quick. Really sounds like the Expert knows what he is talking about. I will be back to use your service when I need more help with my RV.

DutchUSA

Highly recommend this RV expert. Prompt, good and detailed answers were given. Very willing to help with genuine concern. I will ask for him next time.

JackUSA

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

gene

gene

RV Mechanic

1,100 satisfied customers

28 yrs exp in the industry

Nick

Nick

RVIA Certification

664 satisfied customers

5 years RV repair and reconstruction, Fleetwood RV Training course completion.

Steve F.

Steve F.

RVIA Certification

443 satisfied customers

Journeyman and Master RV technician, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineer. RVIA Technical Consultant

Randall

Randall

RVIA Certification

21,811 satisfied customers

RVDA/RVIA Master Certified Technician with many years experience.

Robert

Robert

RV Mechanic

19,004 satisfied customers

23 yrs. RV experience including Cummins North West, Country Coach, Monaco Coach - vendor certified.

Wayne

Wayne

RV Mechanic

1,618 satisfied customers

Work on several type of Rv engine, Trans, brakes

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

RV Mechanic

1,226 satisfied customers

24 years of experience diagnosing & repairing

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x