Generator Maintenance

MAINTAIN YOUR HOME GENERATOR


Your high-grade machine from Generators by Wired is guaranteed to deliver the power you need for your home or business. However, like all electrical products, maintenance and repair are paramount to following through on that promise. Not only is maintenance important for consistent electricity, it’s critical for your safety as well, as it can prevent electrical fires and other potential hazards.

When you choose us for your yearly maintenance plan, we will not only confirm that your generator and electrical system are running properly, we will also ensure that your unit adheres to local and state safety codes. Our friendly office staff keep record of when your generator is due and will call you to schedule your next maintenance.

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ANNUAL GENERATOR MAINTENANCE

*Recommended for homes that do not experience frequent power outages.

SERVICES PROVIDED:


• Replace engine lubricating oil and gas dispose of in an environmentally responsible manner.

• Replace oil filter(s) in Natural Gas engines.

• Replace oil and fuel filters in Diesel engines and coolant filters if required.

• Inspect air filter(s) and crankcase breathers. Replace if needed (*Note: There is and additional cost)

• Inspect cooling system for leaks and condition.

• Inspect and adjust belts as required.

• Inspect spark plug wires and ignition system for damages and excessive wear in Natural Gas/LPG fueled engines.

• Inspect fuel and system for leaks or damage.

• Inspect wiring and connectors.

• Inspect battery(s) condition, (load test) electrolyte levels, check for corrosion and battery charger function.

• Run engine, check temperatures and pressures.

• Test governor for proper operation, stability and inspect linkage.

• Test engine safety shutdown system.

• Test system for proper frequency/speed, voltage, and amperage.

• Inspect transfer switch and perform transfer with your approval. (Power will be temporarily shut off in order to test the transfer of power from generator to home.)

• Summary report will be sent to you and the technician will advise you of any further work needed.



*Not Included in Maintenance Service:

• Replacement of battery and fuses as needed.

BI-ANNUAL GENERATOR MAINTENANCE

*Highly recommended for homes that experience frequent power outages and surges.

SERVICES  PROVIDED:


• Inspect engine lubricating oil and coolant for proper levels and condition. • Inspect air filter(s) and crankcase breathers. 

• Inspect cooling system for leaks and condition. 

• Inspect and adjust belts as required.

• Inspect spark plug wires and ignition system for damages and excessive in Natural Gas/LPG fueled engines.

• Inspect fuel system for leaks or damages. 

• Inspect wiring connectors.

• Inspect battery(s) condition, (load test), electrolyte levels, check for corrosion and battery charger function.

• Run engine, check temperatures and pressure. 

• Test governor for proper operation, stability and inspect linkage.

• Test engine safety shutdown systems.

Test system for proper frequency/speed, voltage, and amperage.

• Inspect transfer switch and perform transfer with your approval. (Power will be temporarily shut off in order to test the transfer of power from generator to home.)

• Summary report will be sent to you and the technician will advise you of any further work needed.


*Not Included in Maintenance Service:

• Replacement of battery and fuses as needed.