Follow This Step-By-Step
Guide To Using Your Generator
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Oil Type: SAE10W-30 Oil (Must add BEFORE first use)
Oil Capacity: 38 fluid oz (1.13 L)
Because this generator includes Low Oil Shut Off, the
generator will not start with low oil)
Connect Fuel
Connect regulator that was included with the
generator to Propane Fuel Tank and Gas Inlet.
(O-Ring should be attached to Gas Inlet.) (Fig A)
Start The Generator
A BATTERY IS NOT INCLUDED! TO USE
THE ELECTRIC START FEATURE, BUY A
BATTERY WITH THESE SPECIFICATIONS:
Dimensions: 7 1/8" L x 6" H x 3" W
CCA (Cold Cranking Amps): 130 Min CCA
Comparable brands/models are:
12 Volt 22 Ah Sealed Lead Acid
Batterymart.com: SLA-12V22 or YB9A-A
Delco: CB9A-A
NAPA: 740-1872, 740-1858, 740-1837
Sears: 44043
GENERATOR SPECIFICATIONS:
Use the generator OUTDOORS in a WELL VENTILATED AREA.
DO NOT CONNECT electrical devices until AFTER the generator
is started.
Turn Fuel Switch ON (Fig. B)
Adjust the CHOKE to CLOSED position (Figure C)
Start the generator manually with the Recoil (Pull) Start. To use
the Electric Start, a battery must be purchased (sold separately).
Once the engine has started and runs for about a minute, move
the choke lever approximately half way towards the “Open/Run”
position. Wait an additional 30 seconds and then move the choke
lever completely over to the “Open/Run” position.
You can now connect electrical devices.
Fuel Switch
(FigureOff
B)
7,000 Surge / 6,000 Running Watts
LP LIQUID PROPANE FUEL
Remove generator from package
Add Oil
GEN7000LP
• 120/240 Volt Operation
• 13 HP Engine, 4 Stroke OHV
• Air Cooled
• AVR Automatic Voltage Regulation
• Low Oil Shut Off
• Spark Arrestor
• UL Listed Electrical Components
• Engine Shut Off Switch
• Circuit Breaker & Power Outlets
• 1-12V DC Outlet
• 4-120V Outlets
• 1-120/240V Outlet
• Complies with EPA emissions
• Run time = 8 hours @ 50% load/ 20 lbs of
LP fuel
• Decibel Rating < 80 db
• Mobility Kit: Included
• Warranty: 1 YEAR limited
Gas Inlet
(Figure A
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Fuel Switch (Figure B)
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Recoil
Start
Choke (Figure C)
Open
Closed
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Engine
Start
Add Oil
Battery Tray
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Outlets available on this generator, from left to right:
120V AC, 240/120 AC and 12V DC.
GEN7000LP
7,000 Surge / 6,000 Running Watts
SEEK THE ADVISE OF A LICENSED
ELECTRICIAN FOR 120V / 240V WIRING
120V AC
120V AC
Reset 240/120V AC
12V DC
DC
Reset
Engine
Switch
DO NOT CONNECT electrical devices until AFTER the generator is started.
POSITIVE
NEGATIVE
WARNING: According to the State of
California, the exhaust from this generator
contains chemicals known to cause cancer,
birth defects, or other reproductive harm.
WARNING
IF THERE IS ANY QUESTION ABOUT A
CONDITION BEING SAFE OR UNSAFE,
DO NOT OPERATE THIS PRODUCT!
Always follow Warning labels placed on the
generator, and read and follow all Warning
labels included inside the Product Manual.
Battery Installation
A battery must be installed before the electric start feature can be used.
Disconnect all electrical loads from this generator before installing/changing
the battery.
WARNING: NEVER use a generator inside
a home or a garage, EVEN IF the doors
and windows are open.
Mount the battery tray to the generator frame. Insert the bolts (M6x12)
through the frame and tighten.
ONLY USE OUTSIDE and far way from
windows, doors and vents leading into an
enclosed area.
Take the red (positive) cable from the engine and attach it to the positive
terminal on the battery.
Take the black (negative) cable from the engine and attach it to the negative
terminal on the battery.
Use the enclosed rubber strap to secure the battery in place.
Using a generator indoors can kill you in
minutes. The generator produces an
exhaust that contains carbon monoxide.
This is a poison you cannot see or smell.
Do not attach a chain or rope to secure the
generator to a post as this can be difficult to
remove in the event of an emergency.
TOLL-FREE NATIONWIDE HELP LINE! 866-460-9436
Need Help? Do Not Return This Generator To The Store! Call Us First!
Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30 Central Time
Visit our website for Troubleshooting & Frequently Asked Questions
www.sportsmanseriesbrand.com/generators