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Old 02-06-2015, 07:53 AM   #11
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When we purchased our Class C several years ago the folks at Camping World told us the biggest issue with generators was due to lack of use. We were told 3,500 hours is a reasonable life for an Onan generator. Use it!

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Old 02-06-2015, 10:35 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by biznsa View Post
All this math to predict fuel consumption is a guess at best. Many factors determine fuel consumption such as weight, speed, temperature, crosswinds, etc.
Pretty sure you missed the point. Point being that you don't save any gas by running the generator and the motor w/A/C off than you do with just running the motor with the A/C on.

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Old 02-06-2015, 10:42 AM   #13
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Old 02-06-2015, 10:43 AM   #14
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I think you missed his point. Sit back, relax and don't sweat the small stuff.
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Old 02-06-2015, 11:55 AM   #15
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I get the point. My analytical side of my brain overpowers the relax side sometimes.
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Old 02-06-2015, 02:08 PM   #16
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I do believe the point was is it okay to run the a/c continuously without doing any damage, not how much fuel it uses. At least, that's the way I read it.
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Old 02-07-2015, 01:05 AM   #17
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Sorry to start such a controversy. Every forum has "that guy" now we know who he is.
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Old 02-07-2015, 02:18 AM   #18
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Bclemens and ActionJackson.... Can you please keep the math to a minimum I think I hurt my brain?

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