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Is there an internal fuse to the starting switch of an older model kohler generator for an r.v.?

When the start switch is engaged the system is dead, although it did began to turn over prior to that. I've checked the fuse box and all is good. The remote switch also doesn't work. Besides the breaker switch located on the generator itself, is there an internal fuse in the generator itself?

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Which model???? generally there is a control circuit fuse yes on most models

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First thing is to check oil level as low oil pressure will shut it down.

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