What is eco Throttle on Honda generator?
Eco Throttle™ allows the generator’s engine to automatically adjust the engine speed to produce only the power needed for the application in use. But generators with Eco Throttle can run at much slower RPMs while maintaining frequency and power for the requested load.
Why does my Honda generator not start?
Possible causes for a Honda generator not starting are: An engine fault, e.g. it has seized. The engine oil level is too low. There isn’t enough fuel in the tank, the wrong type of fuel has been used and/or fuel has been left sitting in the tank for a long time without use.
What are the common faults of generator?
Generator Failure If you have plenty of fuel but your generator still won’t start, it could be due to a number of issues. There could be air in the fuel system, a leak in the line, or an issue with the check valves.
Can you start a generator in eco mode?
If you’re going to have the a/c running for a long time, like all day, you can switch on eco mode after the a/c has been running for a few minutes. That will reduce noise and wear on the generators, without stressing the a/c.
How does Honda Auto throttle work?
Auto-throttle System With the switch in the AUTO position, engine speed is automatically reduced when ALL loads are turned OFF or disconnected. When appliances are turned ON or reconnected, the engine returns to rated speed. In the OFF position, the auto-throttle system does not operate.
Why won’t my Generator start?
Generator Won’t Start? Generator Troubleshooting Inspect the spark plug for signs of wear or damage. If the porcelain insulator is cracked, an electrode is burned away or damaged, or there is heavy carbon buildup at the electrode, replace the spark plug. To determine if the spark plug is defective, use a spark plug tester.
Are there any common problems with a Honda generator?
Honda generators are extremely robust and designed to withstand tough working conditions. However, like any power equipment, they can still experience issues. These are the most common Honda generator problems we see. Possible causes for a Honda generator not starting are:
How do I get my Honda generator serviced?
An annual service MUST be conducted by an Authorised Honda Generator Service Centre to keep your 5 year warranty valid (domestic use only). Note: Due to the nature of the product, this is a local service only. You must be able to bring your generator to our Service Centre in Glasgow.
What causes a generator carburetor to stop working?
A clogged carburetor is most commonly caused by leaving fuel in the generator for a long period of time. Over time, some of the ingredients in the fuel may evaporate, leaving behind a thicker, stickier substance. This sticky fuel can clog up the carburetor and prevent the engine from starting.