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I have a 1987 mallard sprinter RV class C motor home and I

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I have a 1987 mallard sprinter RV class C motor home and I would like to know how to remove the carburetor on the Oman emerald 1 Genset model 4bgefa26100g 4.0 kW can you tell me how big of job that is I want to put a carb kit in not getting fuel through the carb but am getting to it.
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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago
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It isn't hard to get off, but hooking it back up with the choke and governor can be a challenge for those who haven't done it before. Do you have the Onan Service Manual for this model? If not, I can grab one for you. Get back to me if you need more input here as all follow ups are included in our fee.

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

See the attached link for a copy of the Owner's Manual if you don't have one. http://www.rvtechlibrary.com/generator/OnanNHMmanual.pdf

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

See this trouble shooting guide as it can be helpful as well. http://www.flightsystems.com/pdf/onan-rv-troubleshooing-guide.pdf

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

I didn't see a free one, but you can purchase one online for about $20 or so.

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RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

Payment for that didn't clear..........once it does, we can chat. I am in California so keep any time changes in mind here.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
How late do you take calls?
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

Until about 9:30 p.m. my time......

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
What time is it there
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

8:20 p.m.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
how do I pull the carb off is there room without taking generated out
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Can I just take the bowl off with carb connected
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

Yes......but, you need to pay attention to the linkage. Perhaps, you can..........it has been some time since I worked on that model. I think I have one in my shop so I can look in the morning. One of my techs does all my genset repairs.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Can I call you tomorrow while I am looking at carb? I know there is a charge
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

Sure...........and I don't charge any extra for multiple calls and no time limit!

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Ok thanks I will do that after you get into shop if that's ok if you want to talk to your tech
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

After 9:00 a.m. California time.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Ok thanks
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

10-4

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Now that have checked carb out it runs for a couple seconds and dies what should I check first the oil level is full
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

This sounds like a fuel pump issue.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
The trouble shooting mentions after it starts for a second or two and shuts off it could be in low oil sensor or oil pressure sensor or something in the some board that's provides voltage to the fuel pump and ignition
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
It seems to be shutting the voltage off that keeps it running
RV Mechanic: Randall, RVIA Certification replied 1 year ago

It can be almost any of those. Hard to say and some of these are hard to test.

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