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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Certified on Onan and Generac generators
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I have a motor home that is 2 years old with a RV QG 4000.

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Hi my name is***** have a motor home that is 2 years old with a RV QG 4000. today i tried to start it from inside the rv and would not start. I had it running about 3 wks ago. I went out at the gen. and tried to start it would crank but would not start. then i tried starting it and moved the one rod with the vertical spring that goes into the carb and it started and ran greet. is there some adjustment I need to make?
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: yes
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: maybe
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no

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

What is the full model number of the genset?

Which vertical rod did you move - the one on the left, or the one on the right?

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
model 4yfa26100p Looking at the gen the rod connects to the far left that goes into the carb