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JohnF2015, Small Engine Technician
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Experience:  Owner/Service Technician at S & J Small Engines
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Generac 17.5 kw mobile generator,never been used except to

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generac 17.5 kw mobile generator,never been used except to test. generator does not engage. local dealer removed starter and tested. starter good. manually turned over engine. tryed to turn over engine and still got click. battery is fully charged.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
added oil to cylinder wall to make clear no lack of lube.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 2 years ago.

Hi, my name is***** will be assisting you.

So, I am to understand from your question that all you get is a click when you try to start the machine. Is this correct?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
The starter try's to engage in the flywheel, but just keeps banging with no success
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 2 years ago.

Does the starter spin? Have you had the battery load tested?

Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 2 years ago.

Does the starter spin? Have you had the battery load tested?