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What type of oil do I use in my 7-20kw air cooled

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What type of oil...

What type of oil do I use in my 7-20kw air cooled generator.....and how much to fill

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

20kw. Model#58751.... installed 6 years ago

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes....just to put in oil....seems simple enough.....I see there is an oil fill cap right in front that twists off....so I poor right oil in that

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

No just what type of oil and how much

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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago

you want to use a SAE30 oil or 10W-30 oil.

start with one quart and start checking after that. amount will determine how much was able to be drained. normally holds 1-1.5 quarts

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