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120v onan gen.too much voltage

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120v onan gen.too much voltage
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 10 months ago.

What is the model number?

How much voltage are you getting?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
model number is *****
I am getting 160 volts up to 230 volts
thank you
Expert:  Hank F. replied 10 months ago.

Test the frequency of the genset, with no load on the genset.

What frequency is it running at?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
it has been checked with no load and I am getting 160 volts. If you would please give me your phone number so I can talk via phone. thank you
Expert:  Hank F. replied 10 months ago.

I understand that it is putting out 160 volts.

I need to know what the no load frequency is - not the voltage.