What kind of oil is used for a generator?

Answer Generators run on motor oil, the weight of which should be based on temperature and manufacturer specification. Typically, a 10w30 motor oil will work for non-freezing temperatures, but the generat... Read More »

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Who makes the Honda generator?

The American Honda Motor Company manufactures the Honda brand of generators. A subsidiary of the Japanese company Honda Motor Company, Ltd., American Honda Motor has its headquarters in Torrance, C... Read More »

Oil Requirements for a Honda Generator?

Honda generators provide portable power for a wide variety of applications. They allow homeowners to provide power for their important appliances in emergency situations, and contractors use them o... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Honda ES6500 Generator?

The Honda Deluxe ES6500 portable generator is a liquid-cooled generator that has a twin-cylinder engine. It has a maximum wattage of 6,500 watts and a fuel capacity of 4.4 gallons. If it is experie... Read More »

Cleaning Instructions for a Honda Generator Carburetor?

Honda portable gasoline-powered generators for both home and work applications all use the powerful Honda commercial OHV (overhead valve) engine. Occasionally, as with any gasoline and air engine, ... Read More »