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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have a 6500 watt onan homesite power generator and am not

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i have a 6500 watt onan homesite power generator and am not getting fuel out the bottom of the fuel bowl. and wont run. what can i do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Do you have fuel getting to the carburetor?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Fuel pump has to supply the fuel to the carburetor. If you have fuel to carb, and no fuel in the bowl, the needle valve and float are the problem. The float may be stuck or the needle valve passage plugged.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Remove the float bowl and check