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Portable generator trouble

Posted by madalien NE (My Page) on
Mon, May 10, 10 at 0:54

I have a wen 5500 watt portable generator the engine runs fine but the generator output surges from full to dim to no power on a light bulb on both sides any ideas would be greatly appreciated. thanks.

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RE: Portable generator trouble

Not sure if this will work, but worth a try. The generator may have lost its magnetism and needs to be flashed. To do this i use an electric drill and run it in reverse for a few seconds, on/off. Works on my old Genrac that i fire up about once a year.

RE: Portable generator trouble

ok thank you I will give that a try.

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