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GP3250

Model #5982

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Generac GP Series 3250 Portable Generator

An affordable solution for recreational applications. Perfect size for tailgating,camping and power tool use.

Generac's OHV engine with splash lubrication provides a long engine life.

Large-capacity steel fuel tank with incorporated fuel gauge provides durability and extended run times.

Low-oil level shutdown automatically safeguards engine from damage.

Hardened steel tube cradle for added durability and strength.

Fold-down handle for sturdy portability and compact storage.

Heavy-duty, never-flat wheels for reliable portability.

CSA and CARB Certified.

Generac <strong>GP Series 3250</strong> Portable Generator

The Power to Live. Work. Play.

Portable generators are a welcome addition to many activities at home, at work, and away. In an emergency, portable generators can provide critical backup power. They make camping and tailgating more comfortable. And contractors appreciate the flexibility portable power brings to the jobsite.

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Rated 1 out of 5 by from 14 Amp breaker ...horrible design Generac sells this product advertising it as 20 Amp then brilliantly installs a 14Amp breaker so that you can't use it for 20Amps. I bought this to run AN air compressor on a job site. In the workshop it is on a shared 20Amp circuit and runs great. On this generator as the only device it keeps throwing the breaker. Maybe you should rename your company to ACME! Don't tell me I should have bought a larger generator. Your advertising is misleading. You should not be advertising this unit ad 20Amp capable.
Date published: 2019-06-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Features at a Great Price My GP 3250 had many features and was reasonably priced. It works well and delivers as rated. I have used it to help in a disaster relief to keep food from spoiling where people were not going to have power restored for two weeks and it worked very well. I have also used it camping where there were no hookups and it performed well in that situation also.
Date published: 2019-05-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Dependable when needed the most The 3250 ran without flaw for 8 straight days after a hurricane in Albany, GA caused power loss. Much appreciated!
Date published: 2019-05-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very rugged and reliable I've had this genny for 8 years now and it's been magic. I live at 7000 feet in the mountains above Lake Tahoe and this thing has saved us on numerous occasions. When we lose power (Which is quite often) I need the generator to run the furnace blower...Otherwise we'd have to evacuate in the winter months. Last year it ran 8 straight days without a hiccup. Certainly enough to run all computers, TV, internet and a number of lights, although we're lucky to have a gas range. I'd buy another one in a heartbeat. Will be going with a Generac whole home when we remodel. Thanks Generac
Date published: 2019-02-08
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not impressed Bought the gp3250 used it for roughly 10 hours and it died ,it dropped a valve and recked the head of the motor and the best thing is I thought I was upgrading when I replace my champion generator guess not
Date published: 2019-01-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from ENGINE BRAND NAME THE RECOIL STARTED ASSY. IS BROKEN & WE CAN'T FIND A NAME BRAND ON THE ENGINE. SO WE CAN'T BUY A REPLACEMENT PART
Date published: 2018-12-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Great package ruined by a 14A breaker I bought this GP 3250 to power some appliances (fridge, freezer) during storm outage. The package is great, the generator starts every time but the main problem is that I can't power a 1500W portable heater, even when this is the only appliances plugged in. The "culprit", the 14A breaker that keep tripping... I wasted 600 Can $ for nothing that's not what I would call a great customer experience.
Date published: 2018-12-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Very Satisified directions for assembly were very easy to follow. Once assembled it started on the 2nd pull. The only negative I have is the small wheels. It is difficult to maneuver even going up and down small grades with the water hose and sprayer hose at the bottom so close to the ground. I purchased this portable generator solely because of my purchase of the above power washer.
Date published: 2018-10-02
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