Generac 5837 7 kW, 120/240V Steel Standby Generator System with 50A 8-Circuit Transfer Switch from the Guardian Series

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7 kW 120/240V Steel Standby Generator System with 50A 8-Circuit Transfer Switch from the Guardian Series

Product Features:

  • 7kW of power ensures your home will retain power through unexpected outages
  • 25 Amps @ 240 Volts (Single Phase)
  • Connects to existing liquid propane or natural gas fuel supply for easy and efficient power
  • Covered under 2 Year Residential Warranty
  • Weather resistant composite polymer enclosure won't rust
  • UL Listed to UL2200 Engine / Generator Standard for Safety
  • Automatic transfer switch rated for 50 Amps with 8 circuits included
  • Seven day exerciser runs the generator once a week to prevent oil seal drying


  • Generac OHV Engine: This overhead valve engine was designed for reliability and long life
  • Engine Displacement: 432cc
  • Engine RPM: 3600 (Revolutions per Minute)
  • Air Cooled
  • Includes Low Oil Alert and Automatic Shutdown

Product Technologies / Benefits:

  • Cast Iron Cylinder Walls: Increases durability for long engine life
  • Spin-On Automotive Type Oil Filter: Filters oil impurities while providing easy serviceability
  • Digital Controller: LED display with status and fault indicators

Product Specifications:

  • Overall Height: 33”
  • Overall Length: 24.4”
  • Overall Width: 30.2”
  • Noise Rating at Normal Operating Load: 67 dbA 
  • Product Weight: 250 lbs
  • NG Power Capacity: 6kW
  • LP Power Capacity: 7kW
  • NG Consumption (50% Load): 83 cubic feet per hour
  • LP Consumption (50% Load): 1.02 gallons per hour

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Generac 5837 Product Specifications

Owner's Manual
Transfer Switch Manual
Installation Guide
Specification Sheet
Amperage 25
Auto Shut Off Yes
Battery Included No
Battery Type 350 CCA
CARB approved Yes
CC 432
Control Type Digital
Cooling System Air Cooled
Enclosure Material Galvanneal Steel
Engine Brand Generac OHVI
Engine Type 1.0L 1-Cylinder
Frequency 60
Fuel Type Liquid Propane, Natural Gas
Height 33
LP Consumption 1.02
Length 24.4
Low Oil Alert Yes
Manufacturer Warranty 2 Year Residential
Motor RPM 3600
Mounting Pad Material Composite
Natural Gas Consumption 83
Noise Rating 67 dbA (Full Load)
Phase 1
Transfer Switch Included Yes
UL Listed Yes
Voltage 120, 240
Wattage 7000
Width 30.2

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