01935 1365GN Owner’s Manual Read this manual carefully and become familiar with your generator. Know the applications, the limitations and any hazards involved. [193174GS Rev 0a (06/01/04)] Part Number 531 30 00-69...
DANGER Running generator gives off carbon monoxide, an odorless, colorless, poison gas. Breathing carbon monoxide will cause nausea, fainting or death. • Operate generator ONLY outdoors. • Keep at least 2 feet of clearance on all sides of generator for adequate ventilation.
Improper treatment of generator can damage it and shorten its life. • Use generator only for intended uses. • If you have questions about intended use, ask your Husqvarna dealer or contact customer service at 1-877-224-0458. • Operate generator only on level surfaces.
KNOW YOUR GENERATOR Read this owner’s manual and safety rules before operating your generator. Compare the illustrations with your generator, to familiarize yourself with the locations of various controls and adjustments. Save this manual for future reference. Oil Fill Fuel Tank Hour Meter 12 Volt DC,10 Amp Receptacle...
ASSEMBLY Your generator requires some assembly and is ready for use after it has been properly serviced with the recommended oil and fuel. If you have any problems with the assembly of your generator, please call the generator helpline at 1–877–224–0458.
Slide axle through both axle mounting brackets on cradle frame, as shown in Figure 1. Slide a wheel over the axle. NOTE: Be sure to install both wheels with the air pressure valve on the outboard side. Place the e-ring onto the groove in the axle.You may add the flat washer if desired.
GROUNDING THE GENERATOR The National Electrical Code requires that the frame and external electrically conductive parts of this generator be properly connected to an approved earth ground. Local electrical codes may also require proper grounding of the unit. For that purpose, a GROUNDING FASTENER is provided on the generator end (Figure 2).
Start engine according to instructions given in engine owner’s manual. NOTE: If engine starts after 3 pulls but fails to run, or if unit shuts down during operation, make sure unit is on a level surface and check for proper oil level in crankcase. This unit may be equipped with a low oil protection device.
Connect battery charge cable clamp with black handle to the negative (–) battery terminal (Figure 5). Start engine. Let engine run while battery recharges. When battery has charged, shut down engine NOTE: Use an automotive hydrometer to test battery state of charge and condition. Follow the hydrometer manufacturer’s instructions carefully.
RECEPTACLES CAUTION Receptacles may be marked with rating value greater than generator output capacity. • NEVER attempt to power a device requiring more amperage than generator or receptacle can supply. • DO NOT overload the generator. See “Don’t Overload Generator”. 120/240 Volt AC, 30 Amp, Locking Receptacle Use a NEMA L14–30 plug with this receptacle.
Ground Fault Protection This unit is equipped with a Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI).This device meets applicable federal, state and local codes. The GFCI protects against electrical shock that may be caused if your body becomes a path which electricity travels to reach the ground.This could happen if you touch a “Live”...
DON'T OVERLOAD GENERATOR Capacity You must make sure your generator can supply enough rated (running) and surge (starting) watts for the items you will power at the same time. Follow these simple steps: Select the items you will power at the same time. Total the rated (running) watts of these items.This is the amount of power your generator must produce to keep your items running.
STORAGE The generator should be started at least once every seven days and allowed to run at least 30 minutes. If this cannot be done and you must store the unit for more than 30 days, use the following guidelines to prepare it for storage.
TROUBLESHOOTING Problem Engine is running, but no AC output is available. Engine runs good but bogs down when loads are connected. Engine shuts down during operation. Engine lacks power. Troubleshooting Cause Circuit breaker is open. Poor connection or defective cord set. Connected device is bad.
“Briggs & Stratton Power Products will repair or replace, free of charge, any part or parts of this Husqvarna® branded product** that are defective in material or workmanship or both.Transportation charges on parts submitted for repair or replacement under this warranty must be borne by purchaser.This warranty is effective for the time periods and subject to the conditions stated below.