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Factory Reconditioned Generac 5747R XG8000E XG Series 8,000 Watt Electric-Manual Start Portable Generator
Model#: GRCR5747R
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Factory Reconditioned Generac 5747R XG8000E XG Series 8,000 Watt Electric-Manual Start Portable Generator

Model#: GRCR5747R
Retail:
$1,619.99
Our Price:
$1,369.00
Sale Price:
$1,099.99
You Save:
$520.00 (32%)
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This item ships freight. Need a liftgate? Details.

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Liftgate Service

For freight deliveries, you have the option of adding a liftgate to your delivery. A liftgate is the device that lowers a product from the truck to ground level.

CPO recommends adding liftgate service for freight deliveries exceeding 100 lbs if you do not have a loading dock or fork lift at the delivery address. Additional charges may apply. The liftgate option will be presented during the checkout process.

Please note that liftgate service only ensures the product is removed from the truck. We recommend you have the additional help of two to four people to move the product to its desired location because drivers are not required to assist.

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Buy with confidence! Our Reconditioned items include all necessary parts and are guaranteed to function like new, backed by our 60 Day Money Back Guarantee. Please note however that reconditioned units received from the manufacturer may or may not include accessories shown with this listing.
With a range of power options from 800 to 17,500 Watts, Generac has an affordable, reliable portable generator for any application.
Generac's premium fully-loaded user friendly XG Series portable generators are powered by Generac's own OHVI engine. Depend on this heavy-duty unit to provide years of reliable power.
Features:
  • Generac OHVI overhead valve industrial engine with full pressure lubrication and spin-on filter
  • Engine lasts three to four times longer than competitor's similar engines
  • Heavy-duty hardened steel tube cradle gives extra strength and durability
  • Impact resistant corners for durability
  • Power bar monitors wattage usage
  • Low-Oil pressure protection to prevent engine damage
  • Covered outlets for more protection from the environment
  • Start/stop fuel shut-off and choke controls conveniently located on control panel
  • Circuit breaker protected outlets guard against circuit overload
  • Plug-in battery charge jack
  • Electric start with battery included for easy start-up
  • Hour meter tracks usage between maintenance sessions
  • Never-flat wheels for easy transport
  • Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval
  • Unit not for use or sale in California, CARB compliant units available
Includes:
  • Battery
  • Engine Oil
  • Instruction Sheets
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Specifications

Series: XG Series
Length: 31.5 in.
Width: 25.5 in.
Depth: 28 in.
Weight: 250 lbs.
Battery Included: Yes
CARB Compliant: No
Engine Displacement: 410cc
Fuel Tank Capacity: 9 gal.
Fuel Tank Type: Steel
Fuel Type: Gasoline
Handles: Double Fold-Down & Locking
Low-Oil Pressure Shutdown: Yes
Max Watts: 10,000
Noise Level: 70-75 dB
Outlets: (4) 5-20R GFCI 120V, (1) L14-30R Twist-Lock 120/240V
Rated Watts: 8,000
Run Time: 10 Hrs.
Starting Method: Electric & Manual
Type: Portable

Reviews

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GeneracXG8000E XG Series 8,000 Watt Electric-Manual Start Portable Generator
 
4.7

(based on 35 reviews)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to start (30)
  • Good power output (30)
  • Dependable (26)
  • Quiet (10)
  • Well built (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Power outages (34)
    • Construction sites (7)
    • Camping (6)
    • Ranches (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Avid do-it-yourselfer (16), Casual do-it-yourselfer (12), Professional (4)

    Reviewed by 35 customers

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    5.0

    Solid Powerhouse at a Great Price!!!

    By Huggmeister

    from Lowman, NY

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Dependable
    • Easy to Start
    • Powerful

    Cons

    • Fuel Valve Loose Fitting

    Best Uses

    • Power Outages

    Comments about XG8000E XG Series 8,000 Watt Electric-Manual Start Portable Generator:

    Very impressed with the performance of this generator. Upgraded from a smaller 5700 watt unit so we could at least use a window air conditioner along with other loads if power went down in the summer. Filtered oil lubrication system hopefully means this will be the last generator I will have to buy in my lifetime. Starts instantly and waveform looks good for a portable. Love the flip down handles as it makes it a smaller footprint to store on the back porch. My reconditioned unit showed up looking like new and I am very happy with CPO. Don't think you can really go wrong with this.

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    CPO had it in stock when others didn't

    By Paddy

    from Yonkers, NY

    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about XG8000E XG Series 8000 Watt Electric-Manual Start Portable Generator:

          I was looking for this specific generator and CPO was the only retailer to actually have units in stock. My generator arrived in perfect condition in a few days, as promised. I would definitely order from CPO again and recommend them to others without hesitation.

          (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          My initial assessment is

          By Smoke

          from York, PA

          About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Start
          • Powerful
          • Sturdy
          • Well built

          Cons

          • Battery Placement
          • Handle Locking Device
          • Spark Plug Access

          Best Uses

          • Power Outages

          Comments about XG8000E XG Series 8000 Watt Electric-Manual Start Portable Generator:

          The assembly was quite easy and went well. I did not even bother to try to use the paper funnel that came with the unit to add the oil. I used a small plastic one that I had. A short piece of 3/8" hose would have been helpful but I did not have any handy. I added some gas and it started right up. I tested the recepticles and everything seems to be working fine. I am confident that I will be ready for the next power outage. Some items that concern me slightly are the battery and spark plug locations. These two areas are lacking in "user friendly" design. After the two year warrenty is up I will probably relocate the battery to be more accessable and I will use a battery that will accept a trickle charger. When it comes time to change the spark plug, it looks like that may take a little work to get to it. There is not much I can do about thet except deal with it when the time comes. The spring loaded handle locking device did stick as others have mentioned. It took a little work but I was able to free it up and used some WD40 and oil to get it working. If it sticks again I will probably drill some holes and use some drift pins. Overall I am very pleased with the unit and look forward to putting it to the test of a power outage. Who knows, the next time I have an outdoor project I may start up the XG8000E and run some extension chords and use my old electric power tools instead of my battery operated tools.

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great Service, Great Generator!

          By Biggus Kahunus

          from Bethesda, MD

          About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dependable
          • Easy to Start
          • Powerful

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Power Outages

            Comments about XG8000E XG Series 8,000 Watt Electric-Manual Start Portable Generator:

            We decided to purchase a generator because we were without power for 5-days as a result of the Derecho storm that hit Maryland last July. After much research, I purchased the 8000 watt Generac generator from CPO because they offered the most bang for the buck. The generator arrived ahead of schedule, just one week before Hurricane Sandy blew through Maryland. It was easy to assemble (...rear tires, front stand...) and, after following the instructions to the letter, it started on the first try. I would highly recommend this generator to anyone that's looking for a lot of power at the right price.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Solid unit backed by Generac reputation

            By Chap442

            from Louisiana

            About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dependable
            • Powerful

            Cons

            • Cheap Wheels
            • Weak Handles

            Best Uses

            • Construction Sites
            • Power Outages
            • Ranches

            Comments about XG8000E XG Series 8000 Watt Electric-Manual Start Portable Generator:

            Solid unit that would rate five stars with minimum changes:
            1. Pneumatic wheels thar are larger
            2. Handles with Lock out pins
            3. Sound reduction

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            • Q:

              What size type battery does it need. Is this series motor twin cylinders and how much HP?
              Asked on 12/14/2013 by John from Atkinson NH

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                The included battery is a 12VDC 10 Ahr.

                Answered on 1/29/2014 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
            • Q:

              Can this 8000 power most things in a 2400 ft. house with avg. outlet & heat or aircon. ?
              Asked on 5/3/2013 by lee the do all from New Albany, Ms.

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                This compressor is designed to be used on jobsites. You would not be able to run more than one item in a house at a time.

                Answered on 5/6/2013 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
            • Q:

              IS THE XG SERIES BEST FOR HOME APPLIANCES AND ELECTRONICS? WHAT ABOUT THE GP SERIES? WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES?
              THANK YOU.
              Asked on 10/18/2012 by redeye00 from Beulah, MI

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                Yes, the XG is the best portable option for use with electronics. The total harmonic distortion on the GP series is too high for use with sensitvie equipment like LCD TV's and laptops, but great for refrigerators, stoves, well pumps, power tools etc... Of course, the best option for home protection is a Standby, which will keep you electricity working even when you are not there to prevent food from going bad, pumps working to keep basements from flooding etc...

                Answered on 10/19/2012 by Nate from Atlanta
            • Q:

              How do you keep the battery charged in this unit?
              Asked on 10/12/2012 by Garbear from Northville, NY

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                The battery will charge while the Generator is running. You should do monthly tests to keep it operating in peak condition and to keep the battery charged, however, if you choose not to, you can charge the battery with any standard clip on style 12V automotive charger, or If it is discharged when you need to use it, this generator also has a pull string manual start, so you can still get it running,

                Answered on 10/16/2012 by Nate from Atlanta
            • Q:

              Warranty on the reconditioned Generac 5747R XG8000E?
              Asked on 9/14/2012 by N&W Trainman from Roanoke VA area

              1 answer

              • Staff Reviewer

                A:

                Generac has a one year limited manufacturer warranty for reconditioned portable generators.

                Answered on 9/14/2012 by Nate from Atlanta
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