Question about Coleman Powermate Powermate 5000W Generator

1 Answer

Coleman Powermate 5500 runs rough

When in full choke, it starts well. Then runs well when pushed halfway. Begins to choke out and runs rough when pushed to run position.

Also, where can I get a manual for this generator?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 4 Answers

Vent in gas cap.
fuel filter.
dirt or gum in the carb.???

Posted on Jan 02, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Power mate 6250. Starts and runs fine until I take the choke off, then why does it die?


Coleman engine starts runs short time quits Power ... - Fixya

www.fixya.com > ... > Power Generators
Coleman Powermate 6250 only runs with choke closed/air restricted ...starts and runswith full choke, but dies with choke off. ... some gas in the cilinder through the plug hole)and start the engine until it runs constantly. bestregards ... Ad ... I use a fuel stabilizer ... ...engine runs fine but produces no power at all to the breaker.

Coleman car starts but will not stay running Power ... - Fixya

www.fixya.com > ... > Power Generators
Question about Powermate Premium Plus 6250W Portable Generator ... squirt a little gas in the carb it will run until gas is gone doesnt seem to get gas from . ... ...starts and runs fine for about a minute, then dies as though starved for fuel. ... load up on fullchoke and stay running around 3/4 choke HI, Turn off the gas and take ...

Generator runs then shuts off - YouTube

? 8:17
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6esHkPyygWw
Sep 6, 2011 - Uploaded by mainblind
How to make Generac generator run bypassing the low oil sensor and ... Remove all; Disconnect .... My ...

Jan 13, 2016 | Coleman Electrical Supplies

1 Answer

Gas Trimmer will not stay started


Many times with a gas mix, after sitting for a while, the mix separates and gums up the carb. Taking the carb off and soaking it overnight in a parts or carb cleaner and running carb cleaner through the tank and gas lines will cure this.

Jul 02, 2008 | Ryobi 15" Electric Factory Reconditioned...

2 Answers

Plug fouls out turns black and starts to backfire


What does the oil look and smell like? Also what conditions is it been ran in lately, and what fuel are you running?

Sep 12, 2014 | Coleman Powermate Premium Plus 6250W...

1 Answer

Coleman Powermate full throttle


There may be a choke handle that should reduce the engine RPM. Otherwise contact the Coleman technical support department.

Dec 22, 2013 | Coleman Powermate Powermate 5000W...

1 Answer

Engine only runs with choke on. Blue smoke comes out and engine runs rough or not at all


sounds like you have a bad Ring on the Piston or a blown head possibly. Blue smoke means Oil is getting into the combustion chamber. Full choke means you have to give this 'broken' engine a lot of gas to compensate for it's problem.
Do you change the oil at least once a year? Filthy oil or a lack of oil will kill an engine

Aug 06, 2012 | Yard Man Garden

1 Answer

How to start the generator


Hi Joe, I had asked for a little clarification and have not received any information. I will answer this question based on the generator is in good working order and it is a recoil start. Open the petcock, (this is the fuel valve) and give it about a minute to fill the fuel bowl on the carburetor. If your generator has an engine an on/off kill switch, set to on. If the generator has an auto idle switch set it to off. If the engine has a throttle lever located under the carburetor, push it all the way down (full throttle). Pull the choke knob out completely, there is a detent on the choke for half choke, pull it past this for full choke. pull the recoil starter rapidly. As soon as the engine starts running push the choke knob to half choke, this will allow the engine to run smooth while it's warming up. Depending on the climate that you are in, warm up time will vary. After a minute or two in cold climates start pushing the choke knob in, if it starts to run poorly pull it back out too the half position and let it warm up some more. When you can posh the choke in without the engine faltering it is ready to go. In warmer climates you might be able to start the engine without the choke or in the halfway position. Robin Subaru makes some of the finest small engines available. I would choose a Robin over a Honda every time. I hope this gets your generator going, and once again this is based on the generator being in good working order. Good luck, Michael Burke.

Dec 03, 2011 | Coleman Powermate Subaru 5000W Portable...

1 Answer

Hi Experts, I have a McCullough lawn edger/trimmer Mac-Pro I. I am having problems staring the engine. I can't remember whether I have to hold the throttle in whilst pulling the cord? Also,...


Yes, the throttle should be in the full in position. When starting, the choke should also be in the full on position.
If you can't tell if it is in the closed or open position, remove the cover that is over the carb where the air filter is and you should be able to see which way you move the lever for the closed or open position and mark it where you can see it. When starting put the throttle full on and the choke also in the full on position. It should usually start and stop right away. Now move the choke to the full off position keep the throttle in the full on position and it should start in 2 or 3 pulls. If it doesn't do the procedure again. While you have the cover off the carb check the air filter and if it is very dirty replace it or clean it off because a really dirty air filter could make it run rough or not start at all. I will gladly answer any questions. Best regards and good luck.

Dec 28, 2010 | McCulloch Lawn Care: Trimmer Plus...

1 Answer

I have a coleman powermate premium plus 6250 generator,put in new plug ,new filter ,changed oil,cleaned the carb,put in new gas. runs ok at half choke but when go full choke it starts backfiring and runs...


if you are running the engine at full CHOKE, then it is flooding the engine, but if you meant off full choke, then the carb is still stopped up. Try soaking in carb cleaner overnight after removing jet & all rubber goods. HOPE THIS HELPS.

Dec 17, 2010 | Coleman Powermate Premium Plus 6250W...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Coleman Powermate Powermate 5000W Generator Logo

1,476 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Coleman Electrical Supplies Experts

John Trevino

Level 3 Expert

1383 Answers

Shawn DuRee

Level 3 Expert

355 Answers

Phil Rivera

Level 2 Expert

83 Answers

Are you a Coleman Electrical Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...