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Onan Propane Generator Problems

Often will not start? When running Microwave kills the Onan Generator most of the time. Installed new propane regulator & new sparkplug but problem persists?

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Is the generator coming up to proper speed? A cycles (hertz) (should be 60 in USA) meter will tell.
If it is up to speed, see if a UPS unit is made powerful enough to power the microwave. That will handle the initial starting load from the microwave.
UPS units are handy to power stuff while you are getting the gen going.

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