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I have stacked SW4048's. They worked fine after power outage. I tried my new generator which switched in and out of circuit (AC2) I guess it isn't large enought to run both chargers and load. After an hour I shut it off. Now, with utility power restored, the invertors switch between AC1 and inverting. I did get both to run normally for most of the day and we had ample solar energy being delivered. Normal meaning Line tie, AC1 and float lights on. Than as it got dark, they starting acting up agan. (cycling from inverting to AC1) I have confirmed AC1 is good, batteries are OK, solar and charge controllers are all good. I did a factory reset and all readings on both invertors appear correct.

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More than likely you may a a relay that is stuck or not energizing which should switch the charging mode over automatically. Trace back from the generator to the charging circuit for the batteries. I'm not sure where the relay (or solinoid) would be located but you can be assured it is something in the charger sensing/switching circuit.

Good Luck! Gary

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Check your overload breaker. If it is tripped or bad you will not charge or invert power.

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hi i have trace sw5548 and the power keep turning off and i have to go in P G and E power, why would it keep turning off thanks

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