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RS5500

Model #6672

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GENERAC RS SERIES 5500 PORTABLE GENERATOR

Generac’s Rapid Start portable generators with PowerDial™, provides back up power with the turn of a dial. The PowerDial streamlines the start-up process by putting all the controls on one convenient dial, so no more separate switches for turning on the engine, opening the fuel valve, or to adjust the choke.

GENERAC <strong>RS SERIES 5500</strong> PORTABLE GENERATOR

PowerDial™ integrates the start, run and stop functions into one simple-to-use dial, conveniently located for quicker startup and shut-down, eliminating the search for separate controls in an emergency

Generac's 389cc OHV engine with splash lubrication provides a long engine life

Low-oil shutdown automatically safeguards engine from damage

Covered outlets provide added protection from the environment and rugged working conditions

Hour Meter tracks maintenance intervals.

 

1-¼ inch hardened steel tube cradle for added durability and strength

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

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

Heavy-duty, never-flat wheels for reliable portability

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is easy to start! We needed a generator quickly and this one worked out great! Good features and easy to start for the woman of the house.
Date published: 2018-03-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from runs great. runs quite we had to purchase this in a hurry. lost power and two days later needed a generator. This was the only one on shelf. I was thinking it was a bit pricey but this proved to be worth the money spent. Runs quite and quite gas efferent.
Date published: 2018-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from AWESOME GENERATOR Great features- well constructed..solid machine...people- just simply read and HEED the manual..don't leave fuel sitting in them for a long period of time, hensce problems with carb and fuel lines/tank etc, as mentioned in a low-baller review.
Date published: 2018-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very easy to use, and very easy to pullstart very well made, very easy to attach wheels and handle, very easy to pull start. easy to manuever from inside to outside. a little less noisy than others in our neighborhood. having including 4 socket cord is nice addition. start, run, stop dial very nice
Date published: 2018-03-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Rusted gas tank Unit purchased new and stored according to owner's manual guidance. Gas tank rusted and now has to be replaced along with carburetor.
Date published: 2018-03-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from New But Like So Far Just recently purchased. So far so good. Easy to assemble. Bought for sump pump back up but can run sump, refrigerator, furnace blower, two rooms and a TV simultaneously with no problem. Can be bit noisy but if you keep it recommended distance from the house you will be fine. Only additional feature I would like to have is electric start but not many generators at this price point and wattage offer them. Live in cold weather climate (average temperature this time of year is low 30's) no problem starting.
Date published: 2018-03-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good generator Just get the generator and start it in cold weather (one pull) so I don’t understand others having problem in cold weather but only time will tell , I do like the new dial no more confusion is on or off ,yes I do recommended
Date published: 2018-03-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worth it Hands down best generator for the price little loud but ran 12 hrs at 3/4 load on 1 tank of gas
Date published: 2018-03-11
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