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Just bought a camp with a 2500 Onan 1999. fueled by propane,

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Just bought a camp...

Just bought a camp with a 2500 Onan 1999. fueled by propane

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

1999 Onan 2500 on propane. Generator starts with starter on unit and with remote but when I stop pushing button it dies?

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?

Yes full tanks tried with one tank and with both tanks turned on

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

If it is something simple. My son is an electrician

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Just put in new batteries. Evidently was running for previous owner, but have been sitting for over a year

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Hi, my name is ***** ***** can be caused by a few things, the most common is low oil , have you checked the oil level yet?

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