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Where can I get Parts for a Boliy?


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Old 12-23-2015, 02:10:42 PM
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Default Where can I get Parts for a Boliy?

Last month I picked up a Boliy Pro3600SiE generator for $75 on Craig's List.

It was totally neglected but after a good cleaning and a few small repairs it runs and generates perfectly.
Starts easy using the electric start or recoil and is much lighter than comparable units. The inverter is built in Germany and the unit is built by a Chinese mold company. The packaging is impressive and fairly well thought out.

At the price it's a fantastic generator and I'm very pleased. But most reviews mention parts availability.

Overall it's a pretty nice unit but like everything it's no better than the service and parts availability.

Anyone know where to get parts? I emailed two sellers I found but no response yet.
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Old 12-25-2015, 09:50:12 PM
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Default Re: Where can I get parts for a Boliy?

Hi Joe,

I see that about 120 other people looked at this thread. I have a Boliy generator similar to yours, mine is blue.

I am bumping this with the hope that someone knows where to get parts.
Mine has worked very well for us. It doesn't need any repairs, but knowing where to get parts can be a comfort.

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Jerry Christiansen
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Old 12-25-2015, 11:01:39 PM
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That engine resembles the one on a Cub Cadet garden tiller I use.
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Old 12-26-2015, 09:20:28 AM
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Default Re: Where can I get parts for a Boliy?

Jerry.

Mine is an older one bought in 2010 I paid $75 for it and the yearly maintenance schedule tells you to check the cooling fan

So I removed the end cover, muffler end, 4 screws for the fan cover and found my fan loose on the end of the engine crank shaft
The ads for Boliey units seem to say things like latest model or all the improvements or whatever. I would hope they improved the mounting of the cooling fan on your unit.
The thickness of the plastic fan where it bolts to the extension of the crank shaft is about 1/8" thick and the wears badly expeciallt the"flat" key. You can see I put a larger washer I machined down to just fit the inside of the hub. The fan it tight now but I would like to replace it. I found the fan loose on the shaft but the bolt had thread locker on it and was tight. If I can't get one I'll add an extension to the steel extension on the crankshaft and mount the fan using the three holes.
The pictures show the front side of the fan but when you remove the cover you see the back side of the fan.

Joe
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Ok I got an extra "round tuit" and made a substantial mount for the cooling fan yesterday.
The fan runs true and should not cause any problems in the future.

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Very nice repair
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Very nice repair
Hi this place in California sells parts phone number is 858-689-8899 or bottom line trading in texas has parts his name is Tom number is 512 3397.
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