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I have a McCoullach 5700AK...
I have a McCoullach 5700AK watt 11 hp 338 generator that the wires leading in and out of the engine have frayed off. I need to know where they lead and how to repair. Also the starter switch in broken. Thanks
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Hello,

Are you simply wanting a schematic of the set, or are you wanting me to walk you through each individual wire?

 

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
The schematic of the set would be great. Once I have that I will be good to go. Thanks
Technician: Hank F., Technician replied 8 years ago

Just in case you might need it, I am uploading the entire Operator Manual for you.

The schematic is toward the back.

Hope you get it running soon.

 

Click here to download the manual.

 

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Thanks a lot for the information. Big help.
Technician: Hank F., Technician replied 8 years ago

No problem.

 

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