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I have generac guardian 11K that was just installed. However…

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I have generac...

I have generac guardian 11K that was just installed. However I have a leak in one of the diaphrams . It is the small one can I get one or get some one to came out.

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

I have had the generator for about a month. I was just able to get butane and that is when we found the leak. I am having a hard time getting help.

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

It is a generac guardian 11K. I have had less than a month. But have not been able to get it running.

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

If I can but I need some schametics/ instructions and the diaphrams.

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

If by chance you could find a tech near Bastrop, Tx.

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