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Thanks for all the other tips. Now I have another problem today. Went to start the 4040 with Onan 16 1/2 HP engine and she wont stay running. When she turns over and I release the key back to the run position she stops. If I turn her over and hold the key in the start position it continues to run, but once I let go and the key goes back to the run position, she stalls. Any Ideas?? Thanks

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joshuaareed
It sounds like you could have a bad ignition switch. The ignition might be sending a ground to the coil and shutting it down. That is just one possibility, another is a short in your wiring harness somewhere shorting to ground. That is just where I would start looking. you can find the wiring diagrams under common questions. Oh and it would be a great idea to get out your multimeter before you start troubleshooting.Have fun Josh

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