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I have a 7000/8000 generator. I haven't used in over a year…

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I have a 7000/8000...

I have a 7000/8000 generator. I haven't used in over a year the battery is dead. Is there a way I can charge it up. I tried starting with the pull crank but the gas might have ganked the carb.

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?

Assume the valve is open since i have never touched it and the fuel has been in there for a while

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

Yes

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

Can I attach a male to male to the electric to my house and charge the battery

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No, you can not attach a male to male from your home to charge it. You could attach jumper cables from your vehicle to it or an actual battery charger.
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