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Does anyone know why generac generator won't keep running? It shuts down after about about 10 seconds. everything is in good working order: battery, filter, oil, tank is full with propane, etc.

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Which model is it?

Posted on Dec 13, 2016

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    Not a Generator I have worked on or hold parts for, but I would be sure in saying it will be the Oil Sensor CDI (mostly likely) or the oil sensor has blown.

    To check, unhook the oil sensor CDI wire where it enters the engine. Run the engine. If it does not shut down you need a new CDI or your engine oil is low.

    If it still shuts down... Check the spark next. :)

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    silvana lazzari Dec 13, 2016

    will try above and get back to you, also, all the LED lights come on as well and can't seem to clear same or reset

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    silvana lazzari Dec 13, 2016

    LED lights meaning the message control lights

  •  Generator Guru Parts

    As I say not one I have worked on. You need to get a manual or a Generac Engineer to help you. Sorry!

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    BTW take note of the lights as they will indicate what the problem is in the manual or to the engineer.

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