Mobile Generator Repair

Marine generators are an important component in many seafaring vessels. They are depended on for running electronics that are both necessary and supplementary to improve the experience while out on the water. A marine generator does, however, need proper care and attention to keep it working as it should. The next time you’re in need of maintenance or significant marine generator repairs, consider visiting our marine mobile generator repair service in Orange County, California.

We commit a team of highly trained technicians for marine generator services that keep your genset working as it should while improving its overall performance and, ultimately, longevity. Learn a little bit more about how our marine generator repair shop can solve issues with you genset below or contact us today to schedule an appointment soon.

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Marine generators are often taken for granted by vessel owners. These impressive machines are actually among the most reliable aspects found in a vessel. Taking them for granted, however, could wind up becoming a problem down the line. And if you don’t perform routine maintenance and add generator care to your list of duties, it could result in costly marine generator repairs.

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Fortunately, a marine generator repair shop like ourselves has the resources and know-how to address any issue the genset is having. Visual inspection is one of the most useful aspects to generator maintenance and can provide telling signs of what needs to be done. But following the inspection, it’s important to take the necessary steps to handle the issue.

Diesel Services  handles diesel services and marine generator repairs for a variety of popular brands. We are an authorized diesel engine and marine generator repair shop for MAN, John Deere, Volvo Penta, Cummins Onan, Perkins, Kohler, Westerbeke, and Northern Light Generators. We also perform new marine generator installations and have a Parts Department full or various marine generator service parts on-hand.

FAQ

How often should a diesel generator be serviced?

Like any other engine-powered machine, standby generators require regular maintenance. For example, just like your car needs an oil change every 3 months or 3,000 miles, most standby generators need one every 2 years or after 200 hours of use.

Can you provide a Generator Maintenance Checklist?

  • Clean Generator. Clean with Towels and a Degreaser Every 1 Year and Check for Leaks.
  • Change Oil. 25 Hours or 1 Year (Should Also be Changed after the First 5 Hours)
  • Change Oil Filter.
  • Change Air Filter.
  • Change Spark Plugs.
  • Check Fuel Filter.
  • Check Battery.
  • Add Fuel Stabilizer.

What happens if you overload a generator?

Overloading Your Generator. … After enough time has passed the generator will overload and either shut off due to the circuit breaker, or if it doesn’t have a circuit breaker then it will keep running and eventually overheat which could lead to a fire.

How do I maintain my portable generator?

Regular generator maintenance is important for extending the life of your unit. It should be done once per year or every 100 hours of run time. This includes six steps: cleaning your unit, changing the oil, cleaning the air filter, running the unit monthly, charging the battery, and properly storing the unit. The video explains in detail how to do all of this correctly.

Why won't my generator produce power?

To find out why your generator isn’t producing power, first make sure everything is unplugged from the unit. Next, use a working appliance such as a box fan to test the output. Then check your breakers. You may also need to field flash your unit. This video explains how to do that and offers other tips as well.