Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-10-2016, 01:18 PM   #1
Back On The Go
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Central Texas
Posts: 33
5.5 Onan generator cuts off while driving on rough road

My 5.5 Onan genset cuts off on its own if I am driving on a rough road (hard to go around these), go over a rough railroad crossing, hit a pot hole, etc. On a previous trip, one of the two 30 amp breakers would trip, but on this last trip, both breakers are still on. I am running 1 A/C, and, per FR advice due to known problems, have the vent on the A/C open, as opposed to closed which directs the cool air into the overhead ducts. I also experience what sounds like the A/C almost shutting off, but staying on, and then quickly getting back to full capacity. Any help on this issue so I can stay cool while driving?
2016 Georgetown 270S
2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid
2 Janis Hybrid Bicycles

Not too serious about anything except what affects health and happiness.
salwolfe is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:54 PM.