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Generac Corepower 7000 Watt Air-Cooled Gas Engine Generator - 005837-0

Abt Model: 5837 | UPC Code: 696471058376
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Product Details

Generac Corepower 7000 Watt Air-Cooled Gas Engine Generator, Model 5837

Key Features:

  • Digital LED Controller
  • Automatic Transfer Switch with Built-In Priority Load Center
  • Sound Attenuated Enclosure
  • External Main Circuit Breaker
  • Flexible Fuel Line Connector
  • Natural Gas or LP Gas Operation
  • UL 2200 Listed

NOTE: Designed Specifically For Units With 7KW Core Power Only



  • Generac OHV engine
    A durable, reliable powertrain for maximum power output
  • Cast iron cylinder walls
    Rigid construction and added durability provide long engine life
  • Electronic ignition/spark advance
    These features combine to assure smooth, quick starting every time
  • Pressurized filtration system
    Better performance, less maintenance and significantly longer engine life
  • Low oil pressure shutdown system
    Superior shutdown protection prevents catastrophic engine damage due to low oil
  • High temperature shutdown
    Prevents damage due to overheating
  • Spin-on automotive type oil filter
    Captures and collects harmful impurities with easy serviceability


  • Revolving field
    Allows for smaller, light weight unit that operates 25% more efficiently than a revolving armature generator
  • Displaced phase excitation
    Maximizes motor starting capability
  • Automatic voltage regulation
    Regulates the output voltage to ±5% prevents damaging voltage spikes
  • UL 2200 Listed
    For your safety

Transfer Switch

  • Fully Automatic
    Transfers your vital electrical loads to the energized source of power
  • Remote Mounting
    Mounts near your existing distribution panel for simple, low cost installation
  • Flush mountable
    Can be installed in between studs like a standard electrical panel
  • UL Listed
    For your safety


  • Manual/Auto/Off switch
    Selects the operating mode
  • Utility voltage sensing
    Constantly monitors utility voltage, setpoints 60% dropout, 80% pick-up, of standard voltage
  • Utility interrupt delay
    Prevents nuisance start-ups of the engine, setpoint approximately 10 seconds
  • Engine warm-up
    Ensures engine is ready to assume the load, setpoint approximately 5 seconds
  • Engine cool-down
    Allows engine to cool prior to shutdown, setpoint approximately 1 minute
  • Seven day exerciser
    Operates engine to prevent oil seal drying and damage between power outages
  • Timed Trickle Battery charger
    Maintains battery charge level to ensure starting
  • Main Line Circuit Breaker
    Protects generator from overload


  • Weather protective enclosure
    Ensures protection against mother nature. Tooless removal of roof and sides. Three lift-out panels for easy access to all routine maintenance items
  • Enclosed critical grade muffler
    Quiet, critical grade muffler is mounted inside the unit to prevent injuries
  • Small, compact, attractive
    Makes for an easy, eye appealing installation
  • SAE
    Sound attenuated enclosure ensures quiet operation

Installation System

  • 1' Flexible Fuel Line Connector
    Easy Installation



  • Rated Maximum Continuous Power Capacity (LP): 7,000 Watts
  • Rated Maximum Continuous Power Capacity (NG): 6,000 Watts
  • Rated Voltage: 240
  • Rated Maximum Continuous Load Current – 240 Volts: 29.1 / 25
  • Main Line Circuit Breaker: 30 Amp
  • Phase: 1
  • Number of Rotor Poles: 2
  • Rated AC Frequency: 60Hz
  • Power Factor: 1
  • Battery Requirement (not included)
    • Group 26R
    • 12 Volts and 350 Cold-cranking
    • Amperes Minimum
  • Sound output in dB(A) at 23 ft. with generator operating at normal load: 67


  • Type of Engine: GENERAC OHV
  • Number of Cylinders: 1
  • Displacement: 432cc
  • Cylinder Block
    • Aluminum w/Cast
    • Iron Sleeve
  • Valve Arrangement: Overhead Valve
  • Ignition System: Solid-state w/Magneto
  • Governor System: Mechanical
  • Starter: 12 Vdc
  • Oil Capacity Including Filter: Approx. 1.5 Qts./1.4L
  • Operating RPM: 3,600
  • Fuel Consumption
    • Natural Gas
      • cu.ft./hr.
        • 1/2 Load: 83 (2.4)
        • Full Load: 146 (4.1)
    • Liquid Propane
      • ft3/hr (gal/hr)
        • 1/2 Load: 37.1 (1.02)
        • Full Load: 47.6 (1.31)
      • Required fuel pressure to generator fuel inlet at all load ranges - 5 to 7 inches of water column for natural gas, 10 to 12 inches of water column for LP gas
        For Btu content, multiply ft3/hr x 2520 (LP) or ft3/hr x 1000 (NG)


  • Digital LED Indicators: Simple user interface for ease of operation
  • Mode Switch
    • Auto: Automatic Start on Utility failure. 7 day exerciser
    • Off: Stops unit. Power is removed. Control and charger still operate.
    • Manual/Test (start): Start with starter control, unit stays on. If utility fails, transfer to load takes place
  • Engine Start Sequence: Cyclic cranking: 16 sec. on, 7 rest (90 sec. maximum duration)
  • Engine Warm-up: 5 seconds
  • Engine Cool-Down: 1 minute
  • Starter Lock-out: Starter cannot re-engage until 5 sec. after engine has stopped.
  • 2.5 Amp Timed Trickle Battery Charger: Standard
  • Automatic Voltage Regulator w/Overvoltage Protection: Standard
  • Automatic Low Oil Pressure Shutdown: Standard
  • Overspeed Shutdown: Standard, 72Hz
  • High Temperature Shutdown: Standard
  • Overcrank Protection: Standard
  • Safety Fuse: Standard

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 33"
  • Width: 30.2"
  • Depth: 24.4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 250 lbs
  • Shipping: 280 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 2 Years Parts And Labor
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Key Features
Digital LED Controller/ Automatic Transfer Switch With Built-In Priority Load Center/ Sound Attenuated Enclosure/ External Main Circuit Breaker/ Flexible Fuel Line Connector/ Cast Iron Cylinder Walls/ Electronic Ignition/Spark Advance/ Pressurized Filtration System/ Low Oil Pressure Shutdown System/ Easy Installation/ Designed Specifically For Units With 7KW Core Power Only
More reasons to buy the Generac 005837-0 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Generac 005837-0 is Brand New.
  • The Generac 005837-0 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
A/C Rated Output7000 Watts LP
Starting MethodAuto/Manual
Height (inches)33
Width (inches)30.2
Depth (inches)24.4
Warranty2 Years Limited
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