Guardian 16kW Home Backup Generator

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2018 GUARDIAN 16KW GENERATOR FEATURES AND BENEFITS

Provides essential circuit power protection for your home, ensuring the necessities remain powered during an outage or up to whole house coverage when paired with one of Generac’s load- shedding switches. Capable of backing up a five ton air conditioner.

2018 GUARDIAN 16KW GENERATOR <strong>FEATURES AND BENEFITS</strong>

Mobile Link™ Remote Monitoring FREE with every Guardian Series Home standby generator Allows you to monitor the status of your generator from anywhere in the world using a smartphone, tablet, or PC. Easily access information, such as the current operating status and maintenance alerts. Connect your account to your authorized service dealer for fast, friendly and proactive service. With Mobile Link, you are taken care of before the next power outage.

Up to whole house protection with the 200-amp, NEMA 3R (aluminum outdoor enclosure) smart switch.

5 Year Limited Warranty for automatic standby generators.

True Power™ Technology delivers best-in-class power quality with less than 5 percent total harmonic distortion for clean, smooth operation of sensitive electronics and appliances.

Generac generators and engines are engineered and assembled in the USA*.
*Assembled in the USA using domestic and foreign parts

Generac's G-Force Engine is a purpose-built, pressure-lubricated engine capable of handling the rigors of generator use, resulting in power that’s more reliable and requires less routine maintenance than any competitive engine. Learn more about the G‑Force Engine »

Quiet-Test™ Self-Test Mode runs at a lower RPM for a five or twelve minute test, making generators significantly quieter than other brands while consuming less fuel.

24/7/365 Customer Support Team standing by all day, every day from our headquarters in Wisconsin to answer any questions you might have.

Our RhinoCoat™ powder-coated finish helps make corrosion-resistant aluminum perfect for all weather conditions.

Generac’s Evolution™ Controller features a multilingual LCD display that allows users to monitor battery status and track maintenance intervals to ensure your generator is always in top operating condition.

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Kathy45,great generator For the money it is a excellent choice in generators, very please with my purchase
Date published: 2019-10-11
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Service not so good. I bought a 17KW in the fall of 2009. I have been a mechanic for years and believe strongly in preventive maintenance. All services were always done before or on time. January 25, 2013 I had to replace the control panel. At that time I could buy the parts myself. July 2014 I replaced the battery charger. June 6, 2018 a dealer replaced the fuel reservoir at the tune of over $900.00. They told me that their was a recall on them and some had exploded and scattered parts all over. I don't know why but they said mine wasn't covered. I could have replaced it myself if I could have bought the parts but they will not sell parts anymore according to my dealer.
Date published: 2019-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great start Initial salesperson explained options and we received quote right away. Installation went perfect with professional crew Our 20 year old Generac needed to be replaced, and we’re very happy to have the Oak Electric team.
Date published: 2019-10-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Engineered and built in the USA! Generac has a great reputation and a leader in the generator market. It will provide us peace of mind in those times when power goes out.
Date published: 2019-10-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great unit. I was fortunate that Shirt Circuit Electric installed my Generac the day before PG&E shut power off. Great unit. Looks great and works as advertised. Very pleased with Generac. Thanks guys.
Date published: 2019-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from No more worries. I am a lineman gasman combination with a power company. When we have a storm I may be away from home for days leaving my family including 3 dogs home without power no heat no sump pump etc. Not anymore!! Hooked to my natural gas meter and automatic transfer switch I now don’t have to worry!
Date published: 2019-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 16kw home gen. perfect looks great, exceptionally quiet, very clean installation, installer was very professional and unit fairly priced. Would recommend this unit in the future. Live in northeast and refueling small generator is a pain for longer than normal power outages. Thanks Generac.
Date published: 2019-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent features and easy programming and maintenance We have a 22 kw and a 14 kw Generac generators. We face power outages periodically and our Generac generators relieve any worries. Our elderly mother has had several outages and has been unaware of them because our Generac’s kick in and keep things going as if nothing happened. They are reliable and easy to maintain look after and they will take care of you. Thanks Generac!
Date published: 2019-10-08
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