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6,600/5,300-Watt Gas Powered Portable Generator with Recoil Start, 30A 120/240V Outlet

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  • Portable gas generator with 6,600 peak watts/5,300 running watts
  • Home Backup and RV Ready with 3-Year Limited Warranty
  • Westinghouse home backup unit offers 120/240V selector switch
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About This Product

The Westinghouse WGen5300cv Portable Generator with CO Sensor is a convenient generator to keep you powered on the road or at your home during a power outage. With 6,600 peak watts and 5,300 running watts, this generator runs for up to 14.5 hours at a time with a 4.7 gallon (18 L) gasoline fuel tank. The WGen5300cv features a powerful 274cc 4-Stroke OHV Westinghouse Engine with a cast iron sleeve designed for durability, featuring a built-in fuel gauge and automatic low oil shutdown. It's equipped with an RV Ready TT-30R 30A outlet that conveniently hooks to your travel trailer, keeping the air conditioner and travel necessities up and running all day long. Combined with an L14-30R outlet, it's Transfer Switch Ready for total household power and eliminates the hassle for annoying extension cords or power strips for your home. The WGen5300cv is easy to use with an intuitive control panel that houses a 120/240 Volt Selector Switch to draw more power with added flexibility and a Digital Readout which displays real-time information to keep up with regularly scheduled maintenance. Engineered into a compact hardened-steel frame with added roll bars, foam grip handle, and never-flat wheels, it lets you easily move this generator from storage to use. The WGen5300cv Portable Generator is complete with a 3-Year Limited Warranty and Lifetime Technical Support, backed by our nationwide Westinghouse customer service and support network.

Highlights

  • Perfect as a backup power source at home or portable power solution for RVs
  • 6,600 peak watts and 5,300 running watts with recoil start
  • Runs for up to 14.5-hours on a 4.7 Gal. fuel tank with built-in fuel gauge
  • Powered by a tough 274cc 4-stroke OHV Westinghouse engine constructed with a durable cast iron sleeve
  • Two 5R to 20R household duplex outlets, 1 Transfer Switch Ready L14-30R 120-Volt/240-Volt twist-lock and 1 RV ready 120-Volt TT-30R receptacle with rubber outlet covers
  • 120-Volt/240-Volt selector switch allows for more flexible power draw per outlet
  • Digital Readout gives you real time updates with the voltage output, frequency and lifetime hours
  • Safe and convenient with automatic low oil shutdown, automatic voltage regulation and overload protection
  • Compact hardened steel frame with foam grip handle and rugged never-flat wheels make portability easy
  • EPA and CARB compliant
  • Backed by a 3-year limited warranty and lifetime technical support
  • Included: oil, funnel, quick start guide and user manual
  • Featuring a carbon monoxide (CO) sensor with automatic shutdown
  • All Westinghouse portable generators are functionally tested in the factory and may contain minimum residual oil and/or fuel odor
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Product Information

Internet # 318061467

Model # WGen5300cv

Store SKU # 1006817525

Specifications

Dimensions: H 19.09 in, W 20.08 in, L 23.23 in

Dimensions

Product Height (in.)

19.09 in

Product Length (in.)

23.23 in

Product Width (in.)

20.08 in

Details

Application

Campsite, Emergency Use, Home Standby, Job Site, Recreation

CO Shutoff Capable

Yes

Color Family

Blue

Engine Displacement (cc)

274

Engine Make

OEM Branded Engine

Features

Built-in Fuel Gauge, Built-in Hour Meter, CO Shutoff, Low Oil Shutdown, Muffler, Overload Protection, Twist-Lock Plug

Fuel Tank Capacity (gal.)

4.7 gal

Fuel Technology

Single Fuel

Full load fuel consumption (gallons/hour)

.79

Generator Voltage

120/240

Half-Load Run Time (Hours)

11

Horsepower (hp)

0 hp

Included

Engine Lubricant, Oil Funnel, Rear Wheels, Spark Plug Wrench

Number of Outlets

4

Operational Volume (dB)

68

Outlet Type

120/240V 30A, 120V 20A, 120V 30A

Power/Fuel Type

Gasoline

Product Weight (lb.)

133.6 lb

Returnable

30-Day

Running Wattage

5300

Start Type

Recoil Start

Starting Wattage

6600

Suggested Uses

Bench Tools, Halogen Work Light, Large Appliances, Lights, Power Tools, RV A/C Unit, Small Appliances, Small Electronics, Sump Pump

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings

CARB Compliant, EPA Approved

Manufacturer Warranty

3 Year Limited Warranty

Questions & Answers

98Questions
caret
Q:does propane tank come with it
by|May 24, 2024
1 Answer
Answer This Question

A:  Hi Jerry, no the propane tank does not come included with purchase. You do receive the propane regulator and hose though.

by|May 24, 2024
    caret
    Q:what is the total harmonic distortion (THD) rating?
    by|Apr 18, 2024
    1 Answer
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    A:  Hi John, the THD of this unit is ≤23%.

    by|Apr 21, 2024
      1 found this answer helpful
      caret
      Q:what's the generators THD?
      by|Apr 12, 2024
      1 Answer
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      A:  The WGen5300cv has a THD of ≤23%.

      by|Apr 12, 2024
        caret
        Q:Is this unit electric start
        by|Apr 4, 2024
        1 Answer
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        A:  No, this unit is recoil start only.

        by|Apr 21, 2024
          1 found this answer helpful
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          Customer Reviews

          4.8 out of 5

          • 4.8 out of 4,611 reviews
          • 97% recommend this product
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          I bought this a few days ago and I love it it’s the best product I ever bought
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            I bought this a few days ago and I just absolutely love it
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              Amazing lil guy!
              This generator exceeded my expectations! Not too loud, not too big, and more than enough power!
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                Good features and compact design
                Good features and compact design, my data center stopped tracking lifetime hours but support was very helpful in getting part replacement.
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                  Great Generator for home use
                  Quiet and easy to start powerful generator. A must for power loss or to run your tools on a job site.
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                    Well-made
                    I got this generator to charge my electric motorcycle and it is awesome!
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                      Great Generator
                      I bought it 2 months ago. Im happy with the features. Push start is a bonus. Battery for the electric starter is also included.
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                        Started Right Up
                        Set up, directions were clear, and started right up. Seems to be running strong
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                          New Generator
                          Just got delivered yesterday. Went together easily. Good clear owners manual. Fired it up and ran for 20min. Very happy so far.
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                            This Generator is just right for me.
                            This Generator has all the "bells and whistles" I needed. Is is very well designed in my opinion. The auto start feature is wonderful. The 240/120 Volts option is great. Thanks Westinghouse...
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