Generac 6500 no idle down control

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johnyscore
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I'll keep you posted. Waiting for the FETS to arrive... Thanx Again !!!
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Bassman, Finally got Q3. soldered it in, and it worked for a short time. Back to non working state. Removed Q3 and put another in it's place, and re tried it. No luck... I told my customer you can rework the board for around $90. Send me info to get it to you. Pay Pal?

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Bassman, Or should I try putting a new Q4 in first?

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johnyscore wrote:
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:16 pm
Bassman, Finally got Q3. soldered it in, and it worked for a short time. Back to non working state. Removed Q3 and put another in it's place, and re tried it. No luck... I told my customer you can rework the board for around $90. Send me info to get it to you. Pay Pal?

Mike :angry:
John,

Changing Q4 does not effect the auto idle. Ill send you my info via pm.
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Ok..
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PM sent. Sorry thought it went through earlier but didn't. Didnt have a subject. Doh!
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Bassman,

Are you still doing these repairs? I am having issues with the idle down as well. I have 83970 Rev P circuit board. Can you PM me your info and or schematics please.

Thanks,
Kyle
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konate22 wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 5:57 am
Bassman,

Are you still doing these repairs? I am having issues with the idle down as well. I have 83970 Rev P circuit board. Can you PM me your info and or schematics please.

Thanks,
Kyle
You may try PMing him as well, since I'm not sure how often he visits here!
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Im subbed to the thread I got the message! Ill send a PM!
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Awesome! Good to know haha! :cool:
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