Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

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

Related Small Engine Questions
I bought a trailer with an onan gen, they haven't used it
hello I bought a trailer with an onan gen, they haven't used it for a couple of years. the model number is ***** I just put new batteries and a new carb in it, I couldn't find a filter any where on th… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
I have a Onan 7500 diesel gen when I start it runs perfect
I have a Onan 7500 diesel gen when I start it runs perfect but after 20 min. Or so shuts off oil is good water is good ? Should I look for next it's in a 2004 Fleetwood motor home gen has 2435 hrs on … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
I have an 2003 Yard Machine rider mower, automatic, 21 horse
I have an 2003 Yard Machine rider mower, automatic, 21 horse Briggs and Stratton OHV I/C.After 12 years of great performance it started to sputter and wont stay running, but starts every time. Changed… read more
Briggs-Fan
Briggs-Fan
2,786 satisfied customers
my onan 10kw HDCAA geratore died found a fault code for overheating,
my onan 10kw HDCAA geratore died found a fault code for overheating, cleaned air cleaner which was stuffed with mice (dead) and nesting materal. started gen ran for 10 min with load and died same code… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
Hello Hank...I have just purchased a*****Trek that
Hello Hank...I have just purchased a*****Trek that has an Onan Gen set Model 2.8 kv fa/26100G The Gen Set takes a while to start up..20.. 30 seconds or more... Cranks..surges some until a load..a/c fa… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
My 1998 Coach House Rv has a Onan Microlight 2800 Generator.
My 1998 Coach House Rv has a Onan Microlight 2800 Generator. It won't start. It had not been used for a while. I have changed plug and checked for spark, which it has. we suspect a dirty carburetor. I… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
Marquis Gold Generac HGJAB-900 RV Generator 1) Generator will
Marquis Gold Generac HGJAB-900 RV Generator 1) Generator will run with no issues when RV is stationary. Runs for 12, 24 and more hours straight with no issues 2) Shut it off and start within an hour, … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
Hi Got an Onan 4 KY gas generator in RV , has not been started
Hi Got an Onan 4 KY gas generator in RV , has not been started for a while about 9 months,,rv gastank full, cranks but not starting up ,if i squirt fuel in intake it fires up then dies ,fuelpump works… read more
RUSS
RUSS
SERVICE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,723 satisfied customers
I have an Onan Marquis Gold 5500, 120 volt gen. for my 5th
I have an Onan Marquis Gold 5500, 120 volt gen. for my 5th wheel RV. It cranks but won't start unless I prime the carb. The gen. will run as long as the small amount of gas is in the carb. The gen. wi… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
I have an onan generator in my 1997 Ford F350 class C motorhome.
I have an onan generator in my 1997 Ford F350 class C motorhome. It sounded like it ran out of gas and when I took the gas line off there was no fuel in it, I blew the line backwards into the tank and… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
I have an onan rv gen set 4.0ky that will not start. It is
I have an onan rv gen set 4.0ky that will not start. It is getting spark becuase I can spray carb cleaner and it will run till the cleaner is exhausted. There is no fuel comming out of line going to c… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
my RV has Onan 2004 2.8kw model 3KVC-83C 120V only 30 hours,
my RV has Onan 2004 2.8kw model 3KVC-83C 120V only 30 hours, just changed plug and oil. it's start right up, after warm up, running fine. but adding load either microwave or A/C then it's speed up/dow… read more
Expert
Expert
Hi, I have a gas 6.5 onan 1999, Iam having fule trouble. It
Hi, I have a gas 6.5 onan 1999, I'am having fule trouble. It seem's to lose it's prime after sitting. I think the electric fule pump is the problem. When I take the fule line off the carb and turn the… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
I have an Onan microlite 2800. It wont start. I changed
I have an Onan microlite 2800. It won't start. I changed the fuel filter, and the new one has a clear outer housing. I can see that there is no fuel going into the filter. If I unhook the fuel line th… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
I have an Onan generator, model 6.5NH-3CR/120 14D. The gen.
I have an Onan generator, model 6.5NH-3CR/120 14D. The gen. only has 179 hrs. on it and WAS running beautifully. The problem developed all at once. It is in a 1975, 31ft. Executive Elegante. The probl… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
have a onan gen on 2003 ford e350 rv. gen has 32 hours on it
have a onan gen on 2003 ford e350 rv. gen has 32 hours on it been setting some. put new carb on drain gas tank and put new gas. gen started had white smoke ran for 4 mins and die. will start run for 2… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
i have an 82 executive rv with an onan 6500 generator, the
i have an 82 executive rv with an onan 6500 generator, the gen starts but will run kinda rough at first then clears up in 30 secs or so. then will run for 15 mins maybe 30 mins sometimes then dies imm… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 satisfied customers
i have an onan 4ky-j rv genset. after warm up of 10-15 min
i have an onan 4ky-j rv genset. after warm up of 10-15 min or so i kick in the air conditioner and it hunts for a few seconds then dies.… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
High School or GED
16,208 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:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Curtis B.

Curtis B.

Technician

15,770 satisfied customers

have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert

Rick

Rick

Factory Authorized Trainer

4,218 satisfied customers

Outdoor Power Equipment technical trainer since 1990, covering eight states.

Jon K.

Jon K.

Small Engine Diagnostic Expert

2,995 satisfied customers

Gold certified Stihl tech, Service Manager for a rental/repair shop.Certified in most small engines

James W

James W

Small Engine Troubleshooting Expert

2,986 satisfied customers

7 years as Mechanic & Parts Manager for Brother who has Owned Lawn & Garden Repair shop for 35 years

Vince O.

Vince O.

Small Engine Technician

2,943 satisfied customers

Over 30 years experience repairing lawn and garden equipment. Chainsaws, mowers,blowers and trimmers

Wayne

Wayne

Engine Rebuilder

2,108 satisfied customers

many years on egine rebuilding, lawn mower,roto tiller,Truck,and small engines

RUSS

RUSS

SERVICE TECHNICIAN

1,723 satisfied customers

28 YEAR SERVICE TECHNICIAN

< 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