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Yesterday I was running my generator and using the microwave…

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Yesterday I was running...

Yesterday I was running my generator and using the microwave and air conditioner. I also was heating water in an electric pot, not thinking about the over usage of power. All of a sudden, the power cut off.
I checked the inside breakers and they all were on. I checked the one outside on the generator. It was not tripped. I did flip it a few times and checked that it was on. None of this helped.
I brought it home and plugged it into the 30 amp socket and everything works. What do you think is wrong?

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the coolant level? Has there been any leaking from the hoses?

Coolent levels? In the genarator?

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your RV?

2008 Forest river forester

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Forester yourself? What have you tried so far?

I would like to. I have done all the things stated above.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Cant think of anything

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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