Generac 3,250-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator-5789 - The Home Depot


Model # 5789

Internet # 202322585

3,250-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator

Generac 3,250-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator

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Was   $479.00
$407.15 / each

Save $71.85 (15%) through 04/01/2015

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Price Valid : 03/18/2015 - 04/01/2015
15% Off GP3250 (CARB)

Save 15% off the Generac GP3250 portable generator (CARB)


Model # 5789

Internet # 202322585

This Generac GP3250 3,250-Watt Gasoline Powered Portable Generator features a 4 Gal. fuel tank that runs the generator continuously for up to 12-1/2 hours on 50% load for long-lasting use. An incorporated fuel gauge helps alert you when the generator is low on fuel. With a low-tone muffler, this generator operates quietly for a neighborhood-friendly design.

  • 4 Gal. fuel tank runs the generator continuously for up to 12-1/2 hours on 50% load
  • 206cc engine runs on gasoline
  • Circuit breakers help provide overload protection
  • Low-tone muffler helps ensure quiet operation
  • Fuel gauge notifies you when the generator needs refueling
  • Automatic shut-off when oil levels are low to help prevent engine damage
  • Durable hardened-steel tube cradle and never-flat wheels allow for easy portability
  • CARB compliant
  • 3,750-Watt peak and 3,250-Watt running power provides reliable power for home emergency use, camping, jobsites and outdoor events
  • Click on the “more info” tab to download the specifications pdf to view the Wattage requirement guide
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Assembled Depth (in.)  25 in  Assembled Height (in.)  19.5 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  21 in  Product Height (in.)  19.5 
Product Length (in.)  25  Product Width (in.)  21.0 
Auto idle control  No  Automatic Voltage Regulation  Yes 
Built-in inverter  No  CA (CARB) Compliant  CARB Compliant 
Continuous Wattage  3250  Engine Displacement (cc)  206 
Engine Make  OEM Branded  Fuel Gauge  Yes 
Fuel tank capacity (gallons)  4.0  Fuel type  Gasoline 
Full load fuel consumption (gallons/hour)  0.65  Horsepower (hp)  0 hp 
Low oil shutdown  Yes  Muffler  Yes 
Number of circuits/outlets  Operational volume (dB)  0.0 
Osha Required GFCI Outlets  No  Peak Wattage  3750 
Product Weight (lb.)  91 lb  Returnable  30-Day 
Run time at 50% load (hours/tank)  12  Voltage (volts)  120 
Wheel Kit Included  Yes 
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications and Listings  CARB Compliant,EPA Approved  Manufacturer Warranty  2-year 


Rated 4.6 out of 5 by 139 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Awesome product It starts the first or second pull even in cold weather. It is fairly quiet for the size. It puts out the advertised power. The only feature missing in the 3 KW version is an idle-down with no load. It runs full blast when on and has good voltage regulation with varying loads. March 3, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by love this thing Generac is a trusted name. Just enough to run the needed pieces. February 24, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Perfect for the price I bought this generator to run a blower for times where electricity isn't made available at cattle shows. It's compact and lightweight enough to make it hassle free moving between shows. Additionally, it is quiet enough to not give you a headache from hearing it drone all day. The only thing I would change about this is that it lacks an hourmeter. I added one at the cost of about $40, but that feature would have been nice from the factory. Overall, I am very satisfied with my purchase. February 6, 2015
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Works well and portable The power went out again and needed something to run the freezer and a few lights. I wanted someting portable as well. The price was good too. Fired up without issue and works well. February 21, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by One awesome generator There are not many words to express how great a Generac generator is. Choosing this generator was one of the best decisions that I have made even though there are bigger generators this one meets the needs that I have and I wouldn't order any other generator besides a Generac. February 16, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by bought this unit for our camper, serves the purpose, easy to start and easy maintenance. just wish it were a little quieter!! Great generator!! Highly reccomend!! Bought it for our camper and it serves the purpose with easy operation and easy maintenance. February 17, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by love it I purchased thus gen about a month ago now and i have nothing but positive feedback. I bought this to keep on my truck for job site power and also for taking into the woods to build tree stands. The 27ish amps is plenty for what i am using it for. It is also good piece of mind that if my power goes out i can run my oil furnace and a few other little things. Over all i love it February 6, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by great generator Easy set up works and runs great! Would highly recommend this product February 15, 2015
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