Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Small Engine Questions
Generator was partially under water. i replaced the
Generator was partially under water. i replaced the automatic carburetor that was bad, and it worked fine for about a month. now getting error code 1505. battery is good. generator cranks once for abo… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
I recently purchased a home with a Generac 22KW Generator
Hello.....I recently purchased a home with a Generac 22KW Generator and was wondering what is the maintainence schedule and how do you know when it is due?...is there an hour meter or some other indic… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,770 satisfied customers
I am looking for a propane generator to charge my single
I am looking for a propane generator to charge my single phase off-grid solar system which has a 12kW inverter/battery charger. I understand that I should size my generator 1.5 x the watts of my inver… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
Generac 11000 watt whole house propanegenerac, new install.
Generac 11000 watt whole house propanegenerac, new install. Main 200 amp breaker shut down, Generac starts in about 3 minutes, motor runs about 5 minutes, no power transfer, shuts down then restarts t… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
How to repair code 1902 on 20kw generac generator. Generac
generac model(###) ###-#### serial #(###) ###-#### installed august 27, 2013 … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
I have a GP7500E - 2 years old. It worked fine during the
I have a GP7500E - 2 years old. It worked fine during the last power outage but failed after an hour because the air conditioning connected to our furnace kicked in. This may have overloaded the gener… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
After clearing undervoltage fault my generator will run
after clearing undervoltage fault my generator will run briefly then go back into undervoltage or underspeed fault. my generator voltage output at startup is 240 volts then after idle down voltage dro… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
Help needed code 1902. 30 mins. I don't think i have choice
hello, help needed code 1902 JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this? Customer: 30 mins JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself? Customer: i don't think i have choic… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
Generac generator with error code 1902 under voltage.
Generac 14k generator with error code 1902 under voltage. How do I fix this? When I reset it, it runs for about 30 seconds and then shuts off. SERIAL#(###) ###-####MODEL#(###) ###-####and its 3 years … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
I have a Generac 20kw Generator 1205 - over speed When the
I have a Generac 20kw Generator 1205 - over speed When the power goes out, it will kick on, run for about thirty seconds and kickoff with this error code. We lose power up here really frequently and w… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
I have a Generac GP17500E portable generator with internal
I have a Generac GP17500E portable generator with internal battery charger problems, the battery eventually always goes dead while the generator is running, unless I keep an external float charger att… read more
JohnF2015
JohnF2015
High School Diploma
2,694 satisfied customers
My generac 7500E starter motor will not crank with a charged
My generac 7500E starter motor will not crank with a charged battery. Can the battery be bad even though it reads 12 volts on a meter?… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,770 satisfied customers
I have a Generac GP 7500E It will not start. I am not getting
I have a Generac GP 7500E It will not start. I am not getting any spark from the spark plug wire. Any ideas? Thanks… read more
PopDaddy
PopDaddy
Technician
260 satisfied customers
My 12 KW Generac generator will start on loss of utility power,but
My 12 KW Generac generator will start on loss of utility power,but the transfer switch will not activate because there is no output form the generator. The red LED is lit and I have an error code on t… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
13k whole house generator installed summer 2013. No problems
13k whole house generator installed summer 2013. No problems until we walked out yesterday and found the green light had turned yellow and red. What does this mean?… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
Both my neighbor & I installed an 8KW Guardian generator 3
Both my neighbor & I installed an 8KW Guardian generator 3 weeks ago My neighbor experienced an overspeed alarm after the initial installation three weeks ago. On his automatic weekly start last satur… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
My Generac 8kw generator runs rough, when I remove the air
My Generac 8kw Model # XXXXX generator runs rough, when I remove the air intake hose it comes up to speed.… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,521 satisfied customers
Hi Is generac se5000 generator good to work with about 16
Hi Is generac se5000 generator good to work with about 16 hours a week, and is't quiet. thank you.… read more
Chris Huber
Chris Huber
President
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
47 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

15,770 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