Westinghouse WGen7500 Portable Generator Review

Westinghouse WGen7500 Portable Generator with Remote Electric Start - 7500 Rated Watts & 9500 Peak...

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Westinghouse generator comes with an electric push-button and a remote start feature. This 7500-watt and 9,500 peak watt generator is easy to use. The major selling point of Westinghouse is its run time. Having a load of 25 percent, the 6.6-gallon unit can continuously run for 16 hours or 14 hours at 50 percent. 

According to the consumers of the Westinghouse generator, it’s powerful, fuel-efficient, and a great value for the price. It owns a 2V battery charger, oil, an oil funnel, and a toolkit. It is a heavyweight generator with a weight of 200 pounds. Regardless of its heavyweight, you can still move it thanks to wheels and a convenient foam grip handle.

Undoubtedly, it is a magnificent dual fuel portable generator possessing an inbuilt remote electric start. The generator is engineered to offer you ease and comfortability. It can run both on gasoline and propane. It comes with a key fob remote start and a push-button electric start. You can effortlessly turn it on, without the need for a recoil cord.

Summary

It is a perfect portable power solution, whether you are looking for an emergency power supply for your home or you need a generator to power campsite, RV, or your latest home renovation project. It is a super easy-to-use generator that offers a variety of premium, advanced features at a value that cannot be conquered by comparable generator models.

Some Additional Features

Westinghouse WGen7500 Portable Generator with Remote Electric Start - 7500 Rated Watts & 9500 Peak...

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It is equipped with a digital hour meter on the control panel which makes it easy to perform with regular maintenance, ensuring long-life and durability. It also features the added benefit and convenience of an electric start. Owing to the simple push of a button, this generator is easy enough for anyone to use. Additionally, it has a built-in automatic low oil shutdown. It protects the generator’s engine from damage by shutting down the engine if the oil level becomes low or if the oil overheats and loses viscosity.

Convenient Customer Service

The WGen7500 Portable Generator is backed by a three-year warranty. Besides, such a fantabulous warranty period it offers a nationwide customer service and support network. Westinghouse aims to satisfy customer’s ambiguities and try to fix issues as soon as possible making sure the customers are not disappointed.

Specs and Features

  • Running Watts: 7500
  • Peak Watts: 9500
  • Fuel: Gasoline only 
  • Tank Capacity: 6.6 Gallons
  • Run Time: 16 hours
  • Weight: 192 lbs
  • Noise Level: 73 DB
  • Choke Type: Automatic
  • Engine Size: 420cc
  • Low Oil Shut Down: YES 
  • Warranty: 3 years

PROS

  • Owns a miraculous three-year warranty 
  • It has 11-hour runtime and produces 73 dB noise 
  • The backup recoil starts display informs you about the wattage draw and remaining runtime
  • Remote start
  • Easy setup
  • Can run up to 16 hours

CONS

  • The generator is relatively large and heavy than most of its peers 
  • It has a noise output of 73 dB
  • The generator uses much fuel due to its 6.6-gallon tank

Westinghouse WGen7500 Portable Generator with Remote Electric Start - 7500 Rated Watts & 9500 Peak...

Verdict

It’s not an exception to have drawbacks in the machines like generators. Though it is heavier and louder than most of its peers, conveniently located controls make the WGen7500 easy to operate. This feature is missing in many of the generators. Additionally, rubber covered GFCI power outlets provide additional protection from the environment and rugged conditions.

Unlike comparable generator models, this one owns a hardened-steel frame featuring roll bars on the top of the unit that provides further protection for the unit’s 6.6-gallon gas tank. The roll bars also offer keeps the unit secure while transporting from one place to another.
Therefore, our verdict says a confident yes for Westinghouse WGen7500 portable generator.

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Westinghouse WGen7500 Portable Generator Review

Product Name: Westinghouse WGen7500 Portable Generator

Product Description: 7500 Rated Watts (9500 Peak) Gas Powered Portable Generator by Westinghouse

Availability: InStock

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  • Noise - 8.9/10
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  • Maintainability - 9.5/10
    9.5/10
  • Maneuverability - 9.9/10
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  • Reliability - 9.7/10
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  • Value - 9.5/10
    9.5/10

Summary

It is a perfect portable power solution, whether you are looking for an emergency power supply for your home or you need a generator to power campsite, Rv, or your latest home renovation project. It is super easy-to-use generator that offers a variety of premium, advanced features at a value which cannot be conquered by comparable generator models.

9.5/10
Craig

My career as an Industrial Electrician with over 20 years experience in maintaining small, medium and very large generators plus repairing small engines and working in an auto electrical shop have placed me in the unique position to provide quality advice on all your generator needs. 😉

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