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What is the BEST small Onan diesel in your opinion

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Default What is the BEST small Onan diesel in your opinion

Good morning,

I am on a mission - I want to get an Onan diesel genset.

Onan manufactured many diesel gensets. I read that some parts for various diesel gensets are next to impossible to find and if found are very expensive. I read that marine diesels should be avoided due to corrosion. I read all kinds of things and I'm confused.

My question: I am looking for a SMALL Onan diesel genset. It does not need to look pretty, however it must be a solid performer and not molested by a butcher. In YOUR opinion, what is considered to be a highly desirable Onan diesel 6.5kw or smaller? Model, year, and detailed information to support your opinion would be good. Once I make up my mind based on your input I will know what to look for and what to avoid.

Thanks in advance,

New Jersey
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