Question about Onan Microquiet 3600 & 4000 Generator

2 Answers

How do you get to the fuel filter on onan 4k

How to remove fuel filter

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Night Owl:

    An expert who has answered 10 or more questions between 12 midnight and 6am on the same day.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 29 Answers

Left side behind starting solenoid. Several items including solenoid and a few other things including the metal shelf they sit on need to be removed first. Fuel pump & filter sit behind them in the back of the cavity. Try looking with a flashlight & mirror before removing to get an idea, but disconnect all battery power before sticking anything metal in there.

Posted on Aug 25, 2017

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Prodigy:

    An expert who has answered 500 questions.

  • Onan Expert
  • 573 Answers

The fuel filter screws directly into the pump, it is a small in line filter

Posted on Apr 16, 2014

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

I have onan 4k model# 4KYFA26100K, RV try to start it starts wont stay running, carb looks good oil level good fuse ok


the oil level sensor is a vital piece of equipment to save your engine when the oil level is too low
talk with generator repair shops as the sensor is generic and you may be able to get a good unit that fits another brand
you can test by bypassing it
however check the fuel flow through the metal tap as the corrode internally and block the flow of fuel--especially if you use e-mix fuel
the oil switch is screwed into the sump near the dipstick with 2 wires running back to a small box about the size of a match box

May 10, 2017 | RVs

1 Answer

Troubleshooting onan repair


Check for a bad fuel pump and a clogged fuel filter.

Jul 16, 2014 | Onan-Orderable Cummins Onan 2.8 KV-FA/...

1 Answer

Have a 2.0kva-fr/26119 onan genorator which runs for 5 minutes and stops can you be of any help


If it stops after 5 minutes whether under load or not, and assuming the air filter, plugs, and fuel filter are new and or clean. The fuel pump is suspect. If it is in a motorhome try conencting it to an external fuel source that is at the same height as the generator. Then higher than the generator. If the problem persisits replace the fuel pump. Or just check fuel pump pressure with a gauge. BE CAREFUL do not use an automotive fuel pump Onan have special low pressure pumps, so use OEM part

Nov 13, 2012 | Onan Cummins 300-5332 Generator Switch and...

1 Answer

Onan Generator stopped working in motorhome because the gas got too low. I blew out the front fuel filter,changed oil and filter, air filter, one spark plug and now it won't start. Is there a fuel shut...


Yes it wil not let you run your motorhome out of fuel they set it up that way so you dont strand yourself you may have a air bubble in the fuel line to the generator try blowing air generator fule line back into the tank

Jan 31, 2010 | Watts Onan Portable Generator - 4000 ,...

3 Answers

Onan MicroQuiet 4000 Generator


Remove the air cleaner and inside near the throat of the carb is two bolts holding the carb to the intake remove these. Unhook the fuel line and twist the carb to allow the linkages to remove.

Sep 14, 2009 | Watts Onan Portable Generator - 4000 ,...

2 Answers

Wont keep running after start button is released


If the fuel filter is good and lines are good then it sounds like the fuel is making its way to the carb built trash is stopping the fuel from getting into the engine in order to run. Clean out the carb bowl and clean out the valve stem. I know on the Honda unit the valve stem is removed with the carb bowl then then with a striaght screw driver you can remove the Body once you drop the bowl down with the stem so to clean out the cyclinderical body. Good luck

Jul 28, 2009 | Watts Onan Portable Generator - 4000 ,...

2 Answers

Onan 4000 start good runs only ten minutsand shuts down,starts up


First locate the oil pressure switch and see if you can bypass it,then see if it runs. If not check the fuel filter and fuel pump,make sure solonoid for fuel pump is kicking on.

Jun 07, 2009 | Watts Onan Portable Generator - 4000 ,...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Onan Microquiet 3600 & 4000 Generator Logo

Related Topics:

260 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Onan Electrical Supplies Experts

Lawrence Oravetz

Level 3 Expert

9587 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

15557 Answers

bobalix

Level 3 Expert

451 Answers

Are you an Onan Electrical Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...