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My 5500 Onan generator...

My 5500 Onan generator seems to be running hot... It has a full oil tank, was running fine this morning,,, but now when I started it up again, it only ran for less than a minute, then shut off. The generator light inside my 5th wheel is blinking red

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

Yes it is clean, I keep sea foam in my tank, I have been dry camping for several days,,, and this is the first time I have had.

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

I am in a very isolated part of New Mexico. So I am trying to do some initial trouble shooting before I go further

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

Just wondering what the blinking light was,,, now it has gone of f

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