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I have a Powerhouse 3100Ri generator. Recently while camping I turned the generator off, using the ignition key, then tried to restart. The engine did not crank on the first attempt, but did on the second and started right away. After I turned the generator off again, I could not get the ignition to crank using the ignition key. The remote start did not work either. However, I turned th key to the start position and started the generator with the hand pulley. I'm guessing it might be the ignition coil, but do not have a clue as to what it is or how to repair. Any assistance is greatly appreciated.

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