Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Small Engine Questions
Can a 4000 single phase 30 amp generator be changed to a
can a 4000 single phase 30 amp generator be changed to a dual phase 50 amp? … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have a model 30dl6 l29434e generator and wonder if i could
i have a model 30dl6 l29434e generator and wonder if i could get an owners manual? … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have an Onan 6500. The generator will run, but no power.
I have an Onan 6500. The generator will run, but no power. Not breakers are off. … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
What is the fuel capacity for an Onan Home Power 6500
what is the fuel capacity for an Onan Home Power 6500 gasoline generator? … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have an Onan 12500 HDCAA generator. 11 years Yesterday
Good morning, I have an Onan 12500 HDCAA generator. … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I am trying to determine the wattage rating and proper Onan
I am trying to determine the wattage rating and proper Onan replacement for some old stand-by generator units serving a municipal wastewater plant. Can you provide any information for the following mo… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have a 6500 watt onan comercial generator off a service
i have a 6500 watt onan comercial generator off a service truck i want to wire to my house it has 5 wire 3 black a green a white the blacks have c81 load c82 load which has a yellow stripe and c83 wir… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have an Onan control box on a Stamford UCI224g1 generator
I have an Onan control box on a Stamford UCI224g1 generator I am changing it from a 120/240 single phase output to a 480 3phase output. I get how to change the windings to a series wye con figuration … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have wired the 3 phase 12 wire to a single phase 120/240
I have wired the 3 phase 12 wire to a single phase 120/240 per the diagram on pull box cover of the Onan GenSet 15.ORDJC Diesel generator and get no power on out put side, I was told to rewire voltage… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have a cummins generator (cummins industrial tools 6500
I have a cummins generator (cummins industrial tools 6500 watt gasoline 13 hp generator) that is putting out 13 volts to nuetral and 26 volts phase to phase. I am trying to figure out where to start t… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
Im an electrical contractor with a customer who bought a used
I'm an electrical contractor with a customer who bought a used cummins/onan generator, Model # XXXXX Serial # XXXXX It is currently wired for 3-phase output, but they would like it converted to single… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
Recently purchased used Thermo King CGII --an Onan brushless
Recently purchased used Thermo King CGII --an Onan brushless generator driven by 29 hp Kubota. Produces correct voltage (137 V -- I am going line to neutral to get single phase) but the voltage disapp… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I recently purchased a used generator system off of a commercial
I recently purchased a used generator system off of a commercial over the road trailer. I believe it ran the refrigeration unit. It is a model 15YD AL, serial # XXXXX and spec # XXXXX powered by a Kab… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I am looking at an Onan marine generator. I am reading an output
I am looking at an Onan marine generator. I am reading an output of 385 volts (192 VOTS EACH PHASE TO GROUND) on my meter. How do I determine weather it is the voltage regulator or incorrect rpms? Was… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have an Onan 5kw generator that is 102/208 3 phase that I
I have an Onan 5kw generator that is 102/208 3 phase that I would like to convert to single phase. There is a wiring diagram in the top of the box that has a chart for either 240V or 120 V single phas… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
I have an onan md3L 12 kw. 240volt single phase generator.
I have an onan md3L 12 kw. 240volt single phase generator. as it was running I heard a change in the sound and went to look at the voltmeter now reading 160 volts. the unit has an electronic regulator… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
What can you tell me about this model of generator 45EM-
What can you tell me about this model of generator? 45EM-4XR8/5746A When were these made? Average life expectancy in run hours? Voltage outputs? Any "usual" problems associated with this brand/type of… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 satisfied customers
i have an onan generator, i lost the wiring plate for the voltage
i have an onan generator, i lost the wiring plate for the voltage output leads, can u help?… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Technician
16,117 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

15,342 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