Onan Marquis Gold, Marquis Platinum, Oil filter 122-0836, 1220836. Fits the RV QG 5500, RV QG 7000, Commercial mobile and Rv Generators.
- What type of oil does an Onan 5500 generator take?
- What oil is recommended for Onan generator?
- How often should you change oil in Onan 5500 generator?
- Can I use synthetic oil in Onan generator?
- How much does an Onan 5500 generator weigh?
- How do you check the oil on a Onan 5500 generator?
- What is SAE 30 oil?
- How often should an RV generator be serviced?
- How much gas does a 5.5 Onan generator use?
- Can I use synthetic oil in my Onan 5500 generator?
- How many hours will a Onan generator last?
- How long will Onan generator run?
What type of oil does an Onan 5500 generator take?
Cummins 3265336 Onan SAE 15W-40 Oil - 1 Quart.
What oil is recommended for Onan generator?
Onan RV recommends changing the oil every 100 hours or once a year, whichever comes first. It only takes about 20 minutes and you will be good to go for the season. You will need a T30 torx bit, a 12mm socket, an oil pan, a funnel and 1.6 quarts of SAE30 or 15W-40 oil.
How often should you change oil in Onan 5500 generator?
Changing the Oil and Oil Filter
Service Interval: every year or every 150 hours of run time, whichever comes first.
Can I use synthetic oil in Onan generator?
As long as it meets or exceed API specs for the engine, you are good. The generator in our coach has had synthetic oil in it since the 1st oil change and today it has 1100+ hours with no problems.
How much does an Onan 5500 generator weigh?
Cummins Onan 5500 LP Generator
The Cummins Onan RV QG 5500 LP weighs just 288 pounds and has a compact design of 33.6 inches x 22.2 inches x 16.7-inches high. Go RVing in our national parks without worry.
How do you check the oil on a Onan 5500 generator?
To check your oil level, ensure the generator is level and the is shut off. Unscrew the yellow oil fill cap, and wipe the oil off of the dipstick. Once the dipstick is clean, screw the oil fill cap on completely. Unscrew the cap, and check the oil level on the dipstick.
What is SAE 30 oil?
SAE30 is a straight 30 weight oil used on your lawn mower and other 4 cycle outdoor equipment. ... SAE30 weight oil is rated only at the full operating temp of the engine. This means it is much higher than 30 when cold. Sometimes so thick that it cannot flow if it is cold enough out. The W means winter.
How often should an RV generator be serviced?
The best way to extend the life of your RV generator is to have it professionally serviced every 12 months.
How much gas does a 5.5 Onan generator use?
The Onan 5.5 uses . 6 gallons per hour under moderate load.
Can I use synthetic oil in my Onan 5500 generator?
I have been using Mobil One 10W-30 Synthetic oil exclusively in my 5500 with no issues at all.
How many hours will a Onan generator last?
30,000 hours of continuous operation is the typical design for an Onan generator. 750 hours is equal to one month.
How long will Onan generator run?
The average safe length of time you can run a portable RV generator is 8-20 hours (depending on the model). Built-in RV generators can safely run for days on end, as long as you maintain them properly.