Guardian 22kW Home Backup Generator

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7 out of 10 homeowners choose Generac Home Standby Generators to automatically provide electricity to their homes during power outages. Their reason − peace of mind.

And here’s another reason why it’s a great time to become a Generac owner. Purchase a Generac Automatic Home Standby Generator and receive a portable inverter generator free—a $500 U.S./$650 CAN$ value! This free inverter generator is great for camping, tailgating and other outdoor or on the go activities.

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2017 GUARDIAN 22KW GENERATOR FEATURES AND BENEFITS

The 22 kW Guardian® Series home standby generator is the largest air-cooled home standby generator on the market. Not only does it deliver all the features and functionality customers have come to expect from the market-leading brand of home standby generators, but with an MSRP that is the lowest cost per kilowatt of any air-cooled home standby generator. Provides whole house coverage for many homes.

2017 GUARDIAN 22KW GENERATOR <strong>FEATURES AND BENEFITS</strong>

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 built 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.

Mobile Link™ Remote Monitoring 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 the generator’s maintenance schedule. Connect your account to your authorized service dealer for fast, friendly and convenient assistance. (sold separately)

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Product has great features Just received this installed..glad to have peace of mind
Date published: 2018-04-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Generator review Just had it installed today. Installation went very well, employees were prompt, professional, polite and very pleasant to work with. Explanation of overall features and how the generator works very detailed, yet easy to understand. Will be happy to provide further review after we have had the unit for 1 year.
Date published: 2018-04-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beats my old portable generator Had an old portable gasoline generator that only powered a small portion of my home. Now the smart modules will allow us to utilize all the appliances in my house.
Date published: 2018-04-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Peace of mind The ease of acquiring this generator and its installation was easy! After the hurricane last year we vowed never again to go 11 days without power, therefore no water. My sister and I have peace of mind which is invaluable- thank you!
Date published: 2018-04-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great value and peace of mind Ordered the 22Kw with transfer switch. After a lengthy outage recently, we decided 'never again'. Living rural is great but sometimes the coop power can be influenced by ice on trees or other powerful weather events. Very pleased with the fit and finish of the Generac. First time test was great and the setup for automatic protection was a breeze. The crated generator had no missing parts. Best of all - Generac is made here in the USA. Can't beat that.
Date published: 2018-04-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Peace of Mind My 22kw generator, gives me peace of mind, in the case of a power outage. It is quiet and efficent. With it's automatic activation during an outage ,is one less thing i have worry about during these stressed times. I feel confident and secure knowing we will have electricity in the event of a power outage.
Date published: 2018-04-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from peace of mind With all the crazy weather that mother nature has been throwing our way..And having 2 disabled persons residing here ..getting this whole house generator was the only answer..and Mike Hebert was so informative ..helped us through the whole process
Date published: 2018-04-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Guardian 22 kw , the clear choice I decided to buy a whole home generator. After reading lots of review Generac was the clear choice. I called Optimize EGS in Baton Rouge, they came out and explained the process. The crew came to install a Guardian 22 kw unit. The were professional and did a great job with the entire process. We ran a test run after the install. I am now prepared for any outages now! No more one month outage after hurricanes!!!!
Date published: 2018-04-05
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