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it is possible that you may have a problem with the govenor or the govenor spring on your genny,these may cause "hunting"which is what your genny is doing.if you have a parts breakdown manual check the location of these parts and make sure they are opperating correctly.

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Q: What would cause a generator to throttle up and down without a load?
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