Generator Hour meter runs while engine running ?

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Old 06-28-06, 10:11 AM
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Generator Hour meter runs while engine running ?

it only does it sometimes, when the engine is running generator hobbs meter will also trun, I noticed with the RV battery switch in the off position it will not turn, but I also have no power while traveling for lights - pump-etc
 
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Old 06-28-06, 04:14 PM
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What may be doing it is a backfeed of 12 volts from the vehicle.

It would be helpfull to know the history of this RV and the generator install.
Did the gen come with the RV when it was new?
Was any work done on the wiring?

Perhaps there is something you need to switch when using the generator.
 
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