How many days will a Generac generator run/power a home?
The Generac generator can run continuously until utility comes back if you follow the proper maintenance procedures.
- This requires you to have a daily check with inspection of enclosure, fuel lines and engine oil. If unit is operating in weather conditions below 40 and above 85 degrees F, you must change oil every 100 hours or once a year.
- Every year check for any water intrusion, perform fuel system leak test and verify and test the state of the battery.
- Every 200 hours check battery, replace oil and oil filter
- Every 400 hours replace air filter, valve clearance , spark plugs and sediment trap