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water in generac cool air generator engine.

Posted by loiqt2013 none (My Page) on
Mon, Apr 22, 13 at 23:39

I have generac 17KW generator. The engine accumulated water due the environment. Can I flush out the water by changing the oil more frequently? Do I change the oil filter too? Any recommendation is appreciated. Thanks.


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RE: water in generac cool air generator engine.

  • Posted by mla2ofus z4b Caribou Co. Id (My Page) on
    Wed, Apr 24, 13 at 22:20

If the oil looks clean other than water in it, start and run it for a couple of hrs w/ or w/o a load. It should evaporate all the water. Short run times are the cause of this as the engine warms up just enough and when shut down atmosperic moisture condenses inside it.
Mike


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