Generator Tips

Hers five things you can do to keep your rv generator reliable and running at 100%.

1.Never start or stop your generator with a load on it(air conditioner,water heater,anything 120vac).

2.before shutting your generator down,turn all your loads off and let it run for a few minutes to allow the stator to cool.

3.Run your generator every 28-30 days under load for 1-2 hours to keep fuel from varnishing inside the carberator.this is called exercising the generator.

4.Use a marine grade fuel stabilizer to keep your fuel supply fresh.

5.Change your oil every 100 hours.


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  1. Rich says:

    I have read through all of your write ups & they are all right on the money. It’s nice to see a RV tech giving such good advice.

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