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I have an older Generac 10000EXL portable generator with a
I have an older Generac 10000EXL portable generator with a model 9801-1 Alternator. While using the unit, I suddenly lost power to all outlets, and the stepper motor for the engine did not lower the e… read more
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Hank F.
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I did testing that was listed by Hank F on 11/25/2009 for
Hi, I did testing that was listed by Hank F on 11/25/2009 for Generac 4000 xl. … read more
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I purchased a new rotor for my generac and reasembled it. I
I purchased a new rotor for my generac and reasembled it. I did the same test #4 on the sheet you sent me and the results are not much better. Wire 2 and 6 1.25V Wire 11 and 22 .85 what do you suggest… read more
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We also have a Generac 3500 XL 9441-2. We were helped by
We also have a Generac 3500 XL 9441-2. We were helped by your explanation 4 years ago with customer. We put 12 V DC into AC outlet to flush the field. Restarted generator and results match AC output p… read more
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working on agenerac 7000exl if i jump the brush wires with
working on agenerac 7000exl if i jump the brush wires with 12 volts the generator works also checked wires2 and 6 from stator and had appox 90 volts ac but if remove jumpers from the brushes the gen w… read more
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Hank F.
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I have a Generac 7000 EXL which runs but has no output. It
I have a Generac 7000 EXL which runs but has no output. It was under load and running fine when the output suddenly dropped out. I took it to an authorized dealer who told me the gen head was bad and … read more
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Hank F.
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I have a Generac 7550EXL with no ouptut. it was working up
I have a Generac 7550EXL with no ouptut. it was working up to the point I connected a 220v 6.7a well pump to it. did some poking around and this is what I have discovered thus far. 1. 9.5 ohms through… read more
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Hank F.
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Hello, I have a Generac 10000 exl generator. the engine is
Hello, I have a Generac 10000 exl generator. the engine is operating great but i have no power at the 110 outlet and I assume evver other outlet as well. Can anyone give me some advice?… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
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I have a 4500 watt RV Generac Generator that runs great but
I have a 4500 watt RV Generac Generator that runs great but I'm not getting any power to hte coach. The breakers at the generator and in the coach are all "on" and the coach power cord is plugged into… read more
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Hank F.
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I AM AN AUTOELECTRIAN WORKING ON 240V QUICKSILVER QS 6.5G GENERATOR
I AM AN AUTOELECTRIAN WORKING ON 240V QUICKSILVER QS 6.5G GENERATOR WHICH WONT PRODUCE 240V . WHEN I MANUALLY EXCITE IT I GET APPROX 110V BUT THEN IT DROPS TO 0V . I HAVE 12V ENGINE WIRING DIAGRAM BUT… read more
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I have a Generac Model 9801-3 10000 Watt AC Generator,11 years
I have a Generac Model 9801-3 10000 Watt AC Generator,11 years of excellent use,407 hours.I replaced the battery and my son accidently connected the plus lead to negative and negative to positive.The … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
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I have a 9801-1 generac 10000exl.. Overvoltage for 110 is at
I have a 9801-1 generac 10000exl.. Overvoltage for 110 is at 180.. How can I adjust this down? Have taken it to three different shops. 2 were generac dealers, but could never check under load.. When i… read more
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Hank F.
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I have a Generac 4000 xl , no output runs fine, if i apply
I have a Generac 4000 xl , no output runs fine, if i apply 12 V dc to the brushes i will get 120/240 volt to the outlets, this all hapended after the unit got wet, bad power regulator board ??… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
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ONAN GEN 10,000 MODEL 10HDCAA11506A S/N B010203851 .IT WILL
ONAN GEN 10,000 MODEL 10HDCAA11506A S/N B010203851 .IT WILL RUN FOR ABOUT 15 SEC THEN SHUTS DOWN. I GET CODE OF 13 WHICH IS A REGULATOR ,IT SAYS TO SHUT DOWN SOME POWER IN THE RV.I SHUT OFF THE MAIN B… read more
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Hank F.
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Good evening, I have a Generac 5500 watt portable generator.
Good evening, I have a Generac 5500 watt portable generator. The machine starts and runs fine but I am only getting 6.2 volts output. I pulled the control panel and do not see anything obvious in the … read more
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Generac 10000EXL Model 9801-3 Made the mistake of starting
Generac 10000EXL Model 9801-3 Made the mistake of starting this generator without the battery in place. Battery wires inadvertently made contact (I assume) causing one of the battery charge rectifiers… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
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I have a MGE5800 generator. Engine runs fine. There is no
I have a MGE5800 generator. Engine runs fine. There is no electrical out put to the panel. Can you provide the out put voltage for the magneto and out of the power board into the coil? Thanks David XX… read more
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Hank F.
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I have a 10000EXL I have 4Volts output on the terminal block
I have a 10000EXL I have 4Volts output on the terminal block another clue is that theRPM kickdown switch is non responsive. For experience on my end I have been a Wireman for 19 years and a amateur ra… read more
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