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Onan 1Kw Gas Generator... K1000


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Old 02-16-2013, 06:54:13 PM
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Post your email or pm me with it and I,ll send it to you. I wish I could post the URL off my free cummins account but it doesn't come up. I can load it to my Dropbox and then email it out .
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Old 02-16-2013, 07:20:19 PM
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Post your email or pm me with it and I,ll send it to you. I wish I could post the URL off my free cummins account but it doesn't come up. I can load it to my Dropbox and then email it out .
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Old 02-20-2013, 03:59:54 PM
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so i was overlooking my new to me k1000 and found this sticker on the gen...

here she is doing what she does best... sure is quiet.. those are 500 watt holigens.. i have to keep the choke on just a smudge... couldent get the main jet out.. dident want to risk screwing the carb up..
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Old 02-23-2013, 02:14:27 AM
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BIG thanks to Kpack and MrMegoo for the manuals !!!
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Old 02-28-2013, 04:58:18 PM
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i could really use a breakdown of the carb on this.. ive cleaned the carb and stuck it in my untrasonic cleaner and it still surges unless i put the choke on just a tad.. i need to see if these a o ring missing someplace or maybe the wrong jet... it will idle fine but at opperating speed surges a little.. ive removed the main jet its spotless and cleaned all the passage ways and blown them out a few times its gotten better (having to use less and less choke) each time ive cleaned it.. id like to get and extra needle and seat and gas tank sediment bowl to

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Old 02-28-2013, 09:00:50 PM
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I emailed you a workshop manual on this unit. Maybe the carb section will help you find the problem.
Mel
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Old 02-28-2013, 11:10:21 PM
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thank you i got it.. i have to remember these older engines dont like todays gas.. got some good 91 with stabalizer and it cleared up and purrs like it should now
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Old 05-31-2013, 11:23:09 AM
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Default Re: Onan 1Kw gas generator...K1000...

I have a KUBOTA 1k identical to this. Mine was built by them. I wonder if they built them for ONAN too. I have a manual for it if you would like it.
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Old 06-02-2013, 01:45:55 PM
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Default Re: Onan 1Kw gas generator...K1000...

I found soaking the carbs in 90% rubbing alcohol for a few hours then blowing with air cleans them very well.
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I uploaded a pic of my Kubota that is identical to that Onan.
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I don't think Onan published many manuals for them. They had a short sales life and Onan didn't sell that many.
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I have an Onan K1000, Tag-A-Long Portable Genset with the Operator's Manual - I am willing to copy it and send it to whoever wants one. Contact me at 3hawkes@bluefrog.com Bob
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I have onan k1000 tag along generator-kj-1p/1a-need parts schematics/drawings with part numbers- especially for the carburetor-please send to my email @ rlingram@bellsouth.net thank you much
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Old 06-03-2014, 09:41:50 PM
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981-0227 ky parts manual.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/m1f1jkaixr...81-0227kjp.pdf
See if you can open it here and I'll email it also.
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Disabled link Kpack.
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Old 06-04-2014, 07:44:12 AM
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Let's try it again. That Dropbox is kind of hard to open on some search sites.
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yes disabled link.

Why not sign into google drive and upload it. Then share the link publicly.
It is free and lots of space.
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Default Re: Onan 1Kw gas generator...K1000...

Well guess what just came home with me this afternoon?

A "one owner" K1000 thats now sitting next to the K450 here at the house! Generator came with the original operators manual (for both generators) and factory parts manual for the 1000.

Paid a bit too much ($200) but IMHO was worth it for a one owner unit that is in excellent condition. Starts on the first pull and the PO just overhauled the carb and all new fuel lines and so on. He is a Cummins diesel mechanic and is retiring so its been in good hands!

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Old 08-08-2015, 06:32:38 PM
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Your service manual is 981-0504 look here.
http://www.twinslan.net/~n0nas/manuals/onan/
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Your service manual is 981-0504 look here.
http://www.twinslan.net/~n0nas/manuals/onan/
Thanks very much!

Nice to have it in a digital form!
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