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I have a Onan 8 KW marine generator and the circuit breaker

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keeps poping out. I am...
I have a Onan 8 KW marine generator and the circuit breaker keeps poping out. I am looking to replace the breaker. 1988 vintage
JA: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Diesel generator
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: there is a third small white wire coming from the breaker
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Small Engine
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On an Onan GenSet 8KW unit
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