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GP6500E

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Generac GP Series 6500E Portable Generator

An affordable solution for many different applications, the GP6500E with electric start is ideal for tailgating, camping, power tool use, and emergency home backup power.

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

Hour meter tracks maintenance intervals.

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

Low-oil level shutdown automatically safeguards engine from damage.

Covered outlets provides added protection from the environment and rugged working conditions.

Plug-in battery charger jack keeps battery charged and ready to go.

Hardened 1 1/4" steel tube cradle for added durability and strength.

Fold-down, locking handle for sturdy portability and compact storage.

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

 

Generac <strong>GP Series 6500E</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 5 out of 5 by from You get what is advertised I decided that going without electricity and having the basement flood after the last hurricane was more stress than I wanted in my life. I did a lot searching on the internet for a generator that would give me the best peace of mind. I settled on the Generac 5940 GP6500- 6500 Watt Portable Generator (5940). I paid for the tail gate service and it was delivered very promptly and wheeled up to my house. Assembly was extremely easy. I put oil and gas in it as directed, and with one pull it was running. A few weeks later I had the "Transfer Switch" installed and we killed all power to the house, started the generator, and flipped the transfer switch to the operating position. Everything we had connected (which was just about everything except central air conditioning) was powered on. We even ran water until our well pump turned on and the generator never even hesitated or appeared to be under strain. So if we ever lose electricity again, especially for a long duration of time, the neighbors will see that we have heat, water, and lights. They will all be welcome! Thanks Generac for supplying a product that truly is what is advertised. In today's world it is nice to see some honesty in advertising.
Date published: 2011-11-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Product performs as advertised We run an industrial meter with our unit on various jobs. The unit starts up right away with very effort. Very reliable and sustains the power when we need it. Would highly recommend this product on almost any application.
Date published: 2018-08-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from God Good look good macinh help me moor that l think aaa
Date published: 2018-07-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from UNHAPPY Customer!! Must have purchased one made on "Friday". My unit ran for about 15 hours & the engine "froze up". I called Generac customer service and was told the unit was out of warranty because I had the generator for three years which is true. I ran the unit twice for a total of 12.5 hours & then once a month for 15 minutes. NOT a good experience!!
Date published: 2018-07-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Generator performs as advertised Easy to handle powers up all areas I need when I have an outage.
Date published: 2018-07-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great brand A must during hurricane season, great brand. I like it,
Date published: 2018-07-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Can call generac and get any info at any time Bought a cheap generator from internet ran one hour and engine locked up orded a generac gp6500e easy to assemble started up third pull you can call generac any time if you have any prpblems they are a first class company
Date published: 2018-07-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Absolutely Junk Bought this generator as a backup, in case we lost power. It was run one time to make sure it worked. Went to use it and it doesn't run. Fuel shutoff valve is bad. Called generac believing that would back their product. I was wrong. Lady gave me every excuse in the world but NEVER offered to help me. Never received a manual on the generator so who knows how to store it. Didn't even know there was a battery charger. VERY POOR CUSTOMER SERVICE. I WILL NEVER BUY THIS PRODUCT AGAIN.
Date published: 2018-06-27
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