• Run the generator (typically no-load, automatic transfer switch exercise cycle.)
• Verify that the unit ran and has no alarms or warnings.
• Ensure adequate fuel levels.
• Ensure that the generator is in “Auto” mode, for automatic startup.
• Check that the circuit breaker is closed.
• Make sure there are no fluid leaks.
• Check engine coolant level.
• Check engine...
Have you considered purchasing a diesel generator for your business? With load shedding now a part of our lives in South Africa, it makes perfect sense to consider alternative sources of electrical power. Many businesses feel the impact of load shedding, especially the smaller business or SME that is not supported by infrastructure. A generator is an excellent solution...
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