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I,ve got an Briggs and Statton elite 10000 watt generator, it wont supply enough power to the house evrything is dim lights etc, Ive used it amny times before it will pretty much run the whole house however now the voltage is very low. I checked the voltage coming off the plug I'm only getting 80 volts both terminals. I tried switching the reset circuit breaker with another on the machine same results. It popped once before but we just reset it. Any ideas?

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Does it appear to be running as fast as it always did, as in RPM's are same as usual? If there is a fuel problem and rpm's decrease due to that, voltage will drop as well. Other causes may be internal problems with generator circuits etc, and will need technician to troubleshoot it properly.
You can try increasing the throttle manually and see if voltage comes up.

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