Listed here are typical installation directions for the ONAN 5500 Gas/Diesel/Propane having a generator wiring harness that is 8-pin.
Note: For action 7 you will have to purchase 14-gauge electric cable for the run from our ShorePower track to your transfer switch.
Turn-off your generator AC circuit breakers in order to avoid disruption of shore energy solution during testing and installation of ShorePower track.
Determine the following 4 cables in your generator wiring harness. Make use of tape or label to mark each cable so that you won’t forget which wire is which.
The wires are labeled on the harness as follows on a typical ONAN 8-pin wiring harness
- A – Ground – Brown
- B – Stop – Green
- C – Begin – Red
- E – Run – Orange
The wires are labeled on the harness as follows on a typical ONAN 10-pin wiring harness
- A – Ground
- C – Begin
- E – Stop
- F – Run
NOTE: The pin connections above are typical ONAN connections. Not absolutely all ONAN generators have actually the same generator wiring harness connections as some might have been changed because of the dealer or RV maker.