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32kW Protector QS

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Generac Protector 32kW QS Standby Generator

Automatic Backup Power For Large or Custom Homes
Looking to back up your entire home, or more items than usual? Consider the Protector gaseous automatic backup generator line. These units powers essential appliances and modern technologies during power outages, allowing homeowners and their families to continue living life comfortably and without interruption.

What Makes the Protector Series Such a Great Choice?
Generac's Protector Series offers benefits that competitors can’t match. Installation flexibility and cost reduction. Sophisticated, yet intuitive controls. Quiet operation. Supported by a 24/7/365 customer support team at our corporate headquarters, and a nationwide dealer network of more than 6,000 strong.

The best liquid cooled engine packs more power into a smaller footprint - ideal when space is a premium.  The neutral styling, color and small footprint fits unobtrusively into landscaping. Clean burning, continuous fuel choice of natural gas to LP.

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

Evolution™ Controller
A cutting-edge, intuitive control. The Evolution controller features a multilingual, two-line LCD text display with color-coded, backlit buttons. It has received upgrades, including USB flash capability, smart battery charging, voltage adjustment, and backlit membrane pad style buttons.

5-year limited warranty with extended warranty options available
We are proud of our innovative product design, high quality and first-class reliability so we stand behind them with a strong 5, 7 or 10-year limited warranty.

Can Be Installed Just 18" From a Structure
Capability to be installed 18 inches away from a structure, ideal for areas with tight lot lines.  Generac’s is the only manufacturer of standby generators to have 18” offset on most of its residential lineup.

Tough, Durable All-Aluminum Enclosures
Our RhinoCoat™ powder-coated finish helps make corrosion-resistant aluminum perfect for all weather conditions.

Quiet-Test™
All backup generators run a weekly test to ensure the system is running properly. Thanks to Quiet-Test, your Protector Series home generator runs its self-test at a lower, quieter RPM, which can be programmed to run weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly.

Mobile Link™ Remote Monitoring
Mobile Link is the optional cellular remote monitoring system from Generac that allows you to check your generator’s status from anywhere in the world using your computer, tablet or smartphone.

Additional Features
Improved stub ups and electrical connection access decrease installation costs. All connections are dual conductor rated, and the implementation of quick connects for the control wires, completely eliminates the need for crimping or lugging.
Improved customer connection access, which decreases installation costs.

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Rated 2 out of 5 by from Brand new and has problems We have a 20kw it has worked well for many years.now we built a new home and bought a 32kw for a 400amp service.generator has two warning alarms on it.the codes can't be cleared because of internal wire problems in the generator.we have had two dealers look at it one of them walked away from it the other is checking on parts after two days of taking transfers apart and control wiring just to find out the problem is in the generator.not happy with this at all.
Date published: 2020-08-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Washington Generators ROCK !!! Eric made generator selection super easy. Scheduling was also easy and done to suit our schedule, not theirs. The install team were professional and friendly. The Generac 32 kw liquid cooled unit we got is amazing. We can’t even hear it when it kicks on. I’m not sure if it’s cheaper to use the generator for our main power or stick with PSE lol. THANKS WASHINGTON GENERATORS!!
Date published: 2020-08-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very satisfied with the purchase and install experience and thrilled with the result We made the purchase through Mr Electric who was the most professional and knowledgeable of the 4 vendors we met with. Sean arranged for us to see and hear a similar generator at a clients home. We decided on the larger size and have been happy with that decision. In the last 2 years we have had several occasions to use the generator. It boots up in literally seconds when there is an outage. the switch back to electricity is imperceptible. The noise is like a truck running outside and we have no complaints. I have recommended Mr Electric, Sean and his team to others. Generac is the most reliable product.
Date published: 2020-05-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Equipment and Features We purchased this product for our new home that we built. We are already very impressed with the features, including the digital error code reader that helps us identify problems early on. We wanted a generator that was able to run on natural gas and this was the perfect solution.
Date published: 2019-08-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Dont expect to Get Mobile Link with this model like the website says. I was expecting to get Mobile Link based on the this product detail page. Every other feature listed on this page is standard equipment....it turns out after I installed my generator today the Generac Authorized dealer basically said, nope, thats and extra feature/upsell, you have to pay an additional $750 for. Needless to say, this is a great generator otherwise, but I feel that this webpage is misleading and definitely one of the reasons I picked this generator. I feel pretty disappointing at Generac. I called Generac and it is Ref#5441209 and we will see what they do about it.
Date published: 2019-05-09
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Question quality control of the product. Heard from installers that there are more problems with the new models Had a previous 25 KW that lasted 10 years. Got this one a month ago. Had to change the board three days after the purchase! Quality control is not like it used to be. I am hoping for a good product. Have also bought the ten years warrenty.
Date published: 2018-09-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome product This generator supersedes all of my families expectations. Outstanding customer service,friendly service.
Date published: 2018-02-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Now my disabled son is protected When IRMA paid a visit and our smaller generator didn't quite fit the bill, I decided an upgrade was in order. For years our smaller GENERAC severed us well but since my son's accident our needs have increased. This new generator will have us comfy cozy, and my son can rest safe as the torrent rages outside.
Date published: 2018-01-22
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