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gene, RV Mechanic
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We have an onan genetator on our horse trailer. It is

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We have an onan genetator on our horse trailer. It is turning over and firing, but will not stay cranked. I habe one and start button insidemthenliving quarters. I think I may have flooded the carborator. I did not realize the light on the switch meant prime. We had no instruction. The engine had been running fine after purchase. But now having issues staying cranked.
JA: Have you checked the fuel supply? And are all the spark plugs working?
Customer: Fuel is full and spark plugs have been checked. All is good
JA: What is the model/year of your RV?
Customer: 2002 featherlite
JA: Are you fixing your RV yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: We cleaned spark plug. I topped off with gas. It was working fine. I had issues with battery and 12v lights which also is cranking battery for generator. I bought a new battery, deep cell to run lights and crank gen. It is turningove
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Turning over, firing, but wont stay cranked.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Hank F. replied 2 months ago.
Hello, my name is ***** ***** I am going to assist you with this.
What is the full model number of the genset?
Expert:  Hank F. replied 2 months ago.

Did you get the model number yet?