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Diesel Generator Operation Manual TROUBLESHOOTING Part 3
Should a fault condition occur during operation follow the procedures in the following tables to locate and correct the problem. For any symptom not listed, contact an authorised service centre for assistance.
Before starting any fault finding, ensure that the following basic checks are carried out:
•All switches and controls are in their correct positions
•The fuel oil level is correct
•The lubricating oil level is correct
•The coolant level is correct
•The radiator matrix is free from obstruction
•The battery charge condition is satisfactory and the connections are secure
•The generator set electrics and alternator connections are secure
•The panel connections are secure
•The protection circuits have been reset
•Blown fuses have been replaced
•Tripped contactors or circuit breakers have been reset
WARNING: MANY TROUBLESHOOTING PROCEDURES PRESENT HAZARDS THAT CAN RESULT IN SEVERE PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH. ONLY QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL WITH KNOWLEDGE OF FUELS, ELECTRICITY, AND MACHINERY HAZARDS SHOULD PERFORM SERVICE PROCEDURES.
REVIEW SAFETY PRECAUTIONS LISTED WITHIN SECTION 1 - PRELIMINARY AND SAFETY SECTION - OF THIS MANUAL TOGETHER WITH THE HEALTH AND SAFETY MANUAL (0908-0110-00).