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November

2019

Friday, Nov 8 Closed

Please note that Leete Generators will be closed to the public on Friday, Nov. 8.
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October

2019

Critical Emergency Support Only

Immediate Release: Leete is at Critical Emergency Support Stage. Medical, communications, emergency services, city municipalities.
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October

2019

Oil Type

Use oil per your manual typically 5w-30 or 10-30 synthetic DO NOT OVERFILL Turn off unit to check oil levels per your manual.
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October

2019

Oil Change Intervals

Per Kohler 14kW is 100 hours 20kW is 150 hours 24-38kW is 120 hours 48-60kW is 150 hours
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October

2019

14-20kw Manual

http://www.kohlerpower.com/home/common/pdf/tp7092.pdf
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October

2019

Battery Replacement…

Typically you can replace your battery by taking a photo of it, and then going to Battery Systems, Interstate, etc. and get a replacement. Read manual how to replace. Remember, if you have utility power, you need to be sure to disconnect battery charger.
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October

2019

ON/Off with OnCue?

Client Question: “I’m going out of town, can I use my OnCue remote monitor to turn generator off at night and on again in morning?” ANSWER: No, OnCue is only for starting exercise cycle… it does not have the capability to turn “ON” and “Off”.
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October

2019

Turning off my 20kW properly at night…

Client question, “I want to know for this power outage, tonight when we want to shut the generator down for the night, how do I do that allowing the generator to cool down before the engine shuts down?” ANSWER: Excellent question: You will hit the circuit breaker switch on the generator first. Let the unit run for about 10 minutes to cool down, then turn to the “OFF” position. In the morning, you will turn […]
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October

2019

Critical: Read your owner’s manual

I can’t emphasize enough how important it is for people with home automatic generators to read their manuals and understand how to work their generators. Generator companies have to go into triage mode in huge outages supporting medical, communication and emergency support providers first and most likely will not be able to supply oil changes nor spend too much time on the phone providing instructions on how to turn On/Off generator, check oil, etc. ****This […]