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Then generator wont crank but turns over. changed the oil,

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then generator wont crank but turns over. changed the oil, oil filter, fuel filter.
JA: Is the fuel filter an external one, or is it inside the tank?
Customer: fuel filter is on the outside of the generator
JA: What is the model/year of your RV?
Customer: 2001 Monaco knight 7500 generator and cummings engine disel pusher
JA: Are you fixing your Monaco yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: replaced the fuel filter on the generator oil and oil filter has been replaced
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: when the generator went out it was under a load and had the front ac going and 2 fans. could that have also fried the sila nodes too. when plugged up the front ac clicks.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 months ago.

HI I'm Wayne

I will try to help you with this

are you saying it will crank over ,but not start ??

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
that is correct
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 months ago.


are you getting any smoke form the exhaust

when cranking over ??