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The generator eu7000is is shutting down randomly, no code...

JA: What's the make and...
The generator eu7000is is shutting down randomly, no code...
JA: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Honda
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: 1617houra
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Well no
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11/17/2017
timoto
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Try replacing the fuel filter located on the fuel pump inside the fuel tank. That is the most common problem that we see with that model.

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Customer reply replied 27 days ago
that is a thing I can't do myself

Yes, it is fairly simple. There is a silver triangular cover on one corner of the fuel tank. Remove the cover. Disconnect the fuel line from the pump by squeezing the green plastic tabs of the retainer, push in then pull off. Disconnect the wire connector. Remove the four bolts from the retainer plates. Pull the pump up then rotate and angle the pump as needed to get the filter to clear the hole. There are two locking tabs on the filter. Pry them apart slightly while rotating the filter.

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