Posted on 13th Feb 2017
Great advice from the Weather Channel on purchasing and running a generator. Every generator owner should watch this video. It will keep you safe and prolong the life of your generator.
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Do not run generators indoors or in garages etc attached to houses or buildings. Only run outdoors to prevent CO poisoning. See what ESFI has to say..http://www.esfi.org/resource/electrical-safety-think-outside-the-home-412
Engines can speed up slightly as they run in. They can also slow down slightly if they need an oil change. If your generator has a voltmeter this is more obvious by the voltage output reading being a bit high or low. If the engine is slow, and needs a service, the voltage will be [...]
Do not ignore your Generator Service timeline. If you do not service your generator on time you can cause an expensive repair.Air filters remove dust from the air witch can cause damage to the Cylinder Head parts.Old oil gets thick and hold metal shaving from your engine. It can use more fuel to run, and can damage [...]
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We have now had over 500,000 views of our AVR Generator testing video! Years ago, we discovered an easier way to test your portable generator's alternator and attachments! So, we made this video a few years ago to share the discovery. This testing procedure means that you do not need to know the Ohms for [...]
Having a fully operational Voltmeter on your Generator is essential. Your voltmeter is an early warning system and can indicate problems your generator might have. If the voltage is low: 1. Give the generator a service. Old oil may have thickened slowing the engine and putting a strain on the [...]
Don't you love when a customer leaves a review like this!: "After all the repair shops I contacted told me they would not repair my generator because the manufacturer was too unknown (and Chinese). I found GeneratorGuru.com website. They had every manufacturer and every part. The process was easy. The shipment was on-time. The part [...]
We often get a call from people who have fitted a Carb that looks similar to what was on their Generator. DO NOT DO THIS! Always buy the correct Carb for your equipment. Many look similar but the Jets and set-up are completely different! Using the wrong Carb can result in: 1. Fuel flow being [...]
With all the hype about 2012, many do not believe we are going to be battered bySolar Storms this year. I am not going to predict the end of the world, butwould point out that Solar Storms can take down the Electricity grid.Today, the first of these Solar Storms, hit the earth. It is a [...]
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