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I have a 4kyfr26100b...

I have a 4kyfr26100b gen. it starts and runs good when the temp. is cool but when it get warmer above 80 it will start and runfor a short time maybe min. then shuts down and wont restart?

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

Yes it will run for hrs when the outside temp is cool

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

Yes I have been a mechanic for over 40 years

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

Not at this time. what do you think is wrong?

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago

do you have spark at the plug once it shuts down and will not restart

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I did not check that. when it is shuting down it surges for a short time befor it stops. the temp is cool hear today so it is running good today.
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago

if you do not have spark after shut down, I would say the ignition coil is no good, but we will need it to shut down before it can be tested

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