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Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4


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Old 01-24-2007, 06:37:35 PM
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Default Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

Anybody know of a source for a manual for this generator? I got two that have sat for years, need carb cleaning etc.
Best would be a downloadable PDF or similar file, but any leads would be much appreciated.

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Default Re: Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

I'll check the Cd I have with manuals this afternoon. I may have it
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Default Re: Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

That is the 3KW unit. Correct?
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Default Re: Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

Right, 2 3kw units, one made 1989, one not sure.
Wild guess is that the fuel pump may not be pumping- it would make sense to kind of know how it's put together before removing random shrouds and such

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Default Re: Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

Andy, I think this place has what you need, here's a link to click on.

http://www.saturnsurplus.com/
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Default Re: Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

I have found that a fuel pump kit for the fuel pump used on Kohler engines will repair most of the fuel pumps used on small engines. The kit is no longer available in the Kohler parts network but you can find one at: www.outdoordistributors.com

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Default Re: Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

Any idea as to the kit number? the new gas (with Ethanol) seems to be eating the diaphragms. I have a couple to rebuild.
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As I said in my post of 18 months ago, THE KIT IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE from Kohler. I have heard but I have NO personal knowledge that in the ONAN parts system there is a kit available. Try P/N 149-0526. That said, ALL of the small square mechanical pumps are the same except for the pump arm. You can disassemble the pump. Push down on the diaphragm, turn 90 degrees and remove the diaphragm. Then install the diaphragm in the pump you need to be in working order. The pump tops that contain the hose connections and check valves will interchange. Complete pumps are available for a variety of engines mainly the K, M and KT series Kohlers. The pump arm differ between the K and KT series Kohlers. On the M series the pump arms are different between the single cylinder and twin cylinder engines.
The is a down loadable PDF Manuel for the MEP-16 generators but it mostly is towards the generator section. I have set-up a MEP-16/4A032 engine for LP fuel. Search the Mobile Power sub-form for the topic MEP-16 ? and pix.

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Default Re: Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

If anyone is interested, I have the operators manual and IPC for the 4A032 in PDF format. Just drop me a line if you need it!
Brett
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Default Re: Teledyne Mil Surplus Generator, 4A032-4

Hi everyone. I've been lurking for a while and am ready to post. I've found so much information that is very much appreciated. I would like a PDF of the instruction manual for the 4A032 if it is still available. I just bought a 4A032 generator and am very excited about bringing it home. I haven't heard it run but I've been assured that it does. Thanks in advance for the PDF and also to the many posters that that have posted a lot of info.

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