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Experience:  Certified on Onan and Generac generators
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Starter doesnt work on my gen. onan 5000 marquee can you

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starter doesnt work on my gen. onan 5000 marquee can you remove bottom cover without gen. falling out?
JA: When you turn the key, do you get a single loud click, or a series of rapid ones?
Customer: you can hear fuel pump run but nothing else put a meter on starter and have 6 volts put boosters to starter andall it does is arc
JA: What is the model of your '3000 RV?
Customer: 96 bounder 34j onan 5000 marquee
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i would like to fix self but know about taking base cover with motor mounts on off will gen. fall out
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: any ideas
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 11 months ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I am going to assist you with this.

Unfortunately, you can not get to the starter from underneath the unit. You have to access it from the top, back, or right end, if you have enough clearance.

If not, you will have to drop the genset.

Expert:  Hank F. replied 11 months ago.

Was this what you wanted to know?