2,800W DUAL VOLTAGE LONG RUN GENERATOR

PC2800LR
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User Guide & Warranty
2,800W DUAL VOLTAGE LONG RUN GENERATOR
PC2800LR

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In order to deal with your enquiry as quickly and efficiently as possible, we ask you to send your enquiry by email. Do not forget to include your name, address and a daytime telephone number. Alternatively, you can contact our freephone service hot-line on the number given below. Office hours are as follows: Mon - Fri: 8.00am - 6.00pm, Saturday 8.00am - 2.00pm & Sunday 10.00am - 4.00pm Omega Wolf Ltd Prospect Close, Lowmoor Business Park, Kirkby-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire NG17 7LF, UK.

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98/37/EC. Ensure the product is sent well packed as no responsibility can be accepted for items lost or damaged in transit. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Quotes as well as repairs after warranty period are to be paid for in all cases. Ireland 1800 481 005 02 Helpline No. contrary to expectations. Should you. ISO 8528-10:1998. UK declare that the design and construction of the following machine. The guarantee period can only be extended for the duration of any repair required. EN 60204-1:1997 M D Irwin Quality Department 09/2007 WA WARRANTY CERTIFICATE Year of Manufacture 09/2007 2.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. The product is guaranteed for a period of three years beginning on the day of purchase. The warranty does not affect your statutory rights. provided that: . This warranty does not affect your statutory rights. This warranty certificate with your name. Please keep both in a safe place. EN ISO 3744:1995. 73/23/EEC In accordance with the standards: EN 55012 : 2002. If the original receipt is not enclosed the repair will be charged for in all cases. comply with the requirements of the appropriate EC directives. Please include the following when sending in your product for repair: 1. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. We will. Ireland 1800 481 005 27 S TY M .com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. Keep your purchase receipt safe as proof of the date of purchase. . 2000/14/EC. After the warranty has expired you can still send defective devices for repairs FREIGHT PREPAID to the address at the end of this booklet. in the form supplied by us. Nottinghamshire. 36 Helpline No.. Our commitment to quality also includes our service.omegawolf.Was not used with the wrong accessories. Product Description: 2. defective devices can be sent FREIGHT PREPAID to the service address stated at the end of this booklet. During the warranty period. at our discretion either repair or exchange the device in accordance with warranty legislation. contact details and a fault description completed overleaf. The receipt (proof of purchase) 2.The device was not put to any use other than the intended. experience defects due to material or manufacturing faults during private use within 36 months of the date of purchase we shall be liable for warranty in accordance with statutory warranty regulations. EN 12601:2001.Was not overloaded. Kirkby-In-Ashfield.800W DUAL VOLTAGE LONG RUN GENERATOR Model: PC2800LR Appropriate EC directives: 89/336/EEC.Repairs were not carried out by any other than the authorised workshop.800W DUAL VOLTAGE LONG RUN GENERATOR RRAN O NTH Congratulations! You have made an excellent choice with the purchase of this Quality product. address. . The warranty certificate is only valid in connection with the receipt.Contents 03 04 06 07 07 07 07 08 08 08 09 09 09 09 10 10 10 11 11 12 13 14 14 15 17 18 19 19 20 20 21 22 23 25 26 27 27 INTRODUCTION SAFETY COMPONENT IDENTIFICATION OPERATION Engine switch Recoil starter Fuel valve Choke rod Circuit breaker Ground terminal Oil alert system Pilot lamp DC Terminals DC Circuit Protector GENERATOR USE Connections to a Building’s Electrical System Generator Ground Circuit AC Applications AC Operation DC Operation Disconnecting the battery cables PRE-OPERATION CHECK Engine Oil Fuel Recommendation STARTING THE ENGINE STOPPING THE ENGINE MAINTENANCE Maintenance Schedule Engine Oil Change Air Cleaner Service Fuel Sediment Cup Cleaning Spark Plug Service TRANSPORTING/STORAGE TROUBLESHOOTING SPECIFICATIONS WARRANTY CERTIFICATE DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY Warranty EC DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY We OMEGA WOLF LTD.omegawolf.

Safety Message Your safety and the safety of others are very important. Please read these messages carefully. are backed by our comprehensive 3 Year Warranty.7 3000rpm 200cc TCI Yes Recoil 0. By doing so you now have the assurance and peace of mind that comes with purchasing a product made by one of Europe’s leading manufacturers. No part of this publication may be reproduced without written permission.3A 1. Ireland 1800 481 005 03 .6 15 47kg Introduction Congratulations on choosing to buy a Power Craft product. We reserve the right to make changes at any time without notice and without incurring any obligation. Output (Watts) Phase Rated Voltage Rated Frequency DC Output Power Factor Engine Horsepower Rated Speed Displacement Ignition System Oil Alert System Starting System Oil Capacity (Litres) Fuel tank Capacity (Litres) Net Weight (kg) PC2800LR 2800 2500 Single 230V/110V 50Hz 12V 8. All products brought to you by Power Craft are manufactured to the highest standards of performance and safety.Specification MODEL Max. as part of our philosophy for customer service and satisfaction. Ireland 1800 481 005 26 Helpline No.omegawolf. Helpline No. We hope you will enjoy using your purchase for many years to come.0 Single cylinder 4-stroke air-cooled 6. This user’s manual describes the operation and maintenance of the Generator. We have provided important safety messages in this manual and on the generator. and.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep.omegawolf.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www.Output (Watts) Cont. All information in this publication is based on the latest product information available at the time of printing. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www.

Keep the generator dry. or when your hands are wet. could result in electrocution.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Ireland 1800 481 005 04 Helpline No. Do not let children operate the generator. (See Page 18) • Understand the use of all generator controls.omegawolf. Using a generator or an electrical appliance in wet conditions such as rain or snow or near a pool or sprinkler system. output receptacles and connections. You can help prevent accidents by being familiar with your generator’s controls and by observing safe operating procedures. • Be sure that anyone who operates the generator receives proper instruction. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Troubleshooting Helpline No. Do not connect to a building’s electrical system unless an isolation switch has been installed by a qualified electrician.omegawolf.Safety SAFETY INFORMATION Generators are designed to give safe and dependable service if operated according to instructions. Ireland 1800 481 005 25 . Operator Responsibility • Know how to stop the generator quickly in case of emergency. Read and understand this user’s manual before operating your generator.

or when your hands are wet. Petrol is extremely flammable and is explosive under certain conditions. Drain the petrol into a suitable container. or near a pool or sprinkler system. could result in electrocution. The silencer becomes very hot during operation and remains hot for a while after stopping the engine.Transporting / storage 1. which could result in electrocution. Perform this task in a well ventilated area with the engine stopped. Do not smoke or allow flames or sparks in the area during this procedure. Do not smoke or allow flames or sparks where the generator is refueled or where petrol is stored. and pour about a tablespoon of clean engine oil into the cylinder. or even partially enclosed. Moisture or ice can cause a malfunction or short circuit in electrical components. To keep exhaust gas from building up.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. provide adequate ventilation. Let the engine cool before storing the generator indoors. Fire and Burn Hazards The exhaust system gets hot enough to ignite some materials. the piston is coming up on its compression stroke and both the intake and exhaust valves are closed. before each use. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Using a generator or electrical appliance in wet conditions. Breathing exhaust can cause loss of consciousness and may lead to death. Be careful not to touch the silencer while it is hot. 2. Fuel vapours are extremely flammable and may ignite after the engine has started.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. Keep the generator at least 1 meter (3 feet) away from buildings and other equipment during operation. Change the engine oil. Storing the engine in this position will help to protect it from internal corrosion. Remove the spark plug. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Electric Shock Hazards The generator produces enough electric power to cause a serious shock or electrocution if misused. such as rain or snow. Make sure that any spilled fuel has been wiped up before starting the generator. Ireland 1800 481 005 24 Helpline No. Petrol is extremely flammable and is explosive under certain conditions. Do not connect to a building’s electrical system unless an isolation switch that has been installed by a qualified electrician. check all electrical components on the control panel. If you run the generator in an area that is confined. Keep the generator dry. Refuel in a well-ventilated area with the engine stopped. 4. Do not operate the generator in rain or snow. Slowly pull the starter grip until resistance is felt. Safety Carbon Monoxide Hazards Exhaust contains poisonous carbon monoxide. a colourless and odourless gas.omegawolf. Drain the carburetor by loosening the drain screw. Do not enclose the generator in any structure. Ireland 1800 481 005 05 . the air you breathe could contain a dangerous amounts of exhaust gas. Crank the engine several revolutions to distribute the oil. unprotected from the weather. then reinstall the spark plug.omegawolf. 3. Helpline No. Keep flammable materials away from the generator. At this point. If the generator is stored outdoors.

Component Identification CHANGE OVER SWITCH 110V/230V ENGINE ON/OFF SWITCH VOLTMETER 110V OUTLETS 230V OUTLETS SILENCER FUEL METER FUEL TANK CAP Transporting / storage When transporting the generator. Drain the carburetor float bowl. Ireland 1800 481 005 06 Helpline No. Turn the engine slowly with the pull rope to distribute the oil. Do not place heavy objects on the generator.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. Ireland 1800 481 005 23 . Keep the generator level to prevent fuel spillage. Be sure the storage area is free of excessive humidity and dust. and fill with fresh petrol before starting. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. OIL DRAIN PLUG CIRCUIT BREAKER EARTH TERMINAL CHARGING LEADS AND CLIPS 1 year or more CHOKE LEVER FUEL ON / OFF VALVE AIR FILTER RECOIL STARTER * Use petrol conditioners that are formulated to extend storage life. Record the engine number for your future reference. Let the engine cool before transporting or storing the generator.omegawolf. Before storing the unit for an extended period: 1. Contact with a hot engine or exhaust system can cause serious burns or fires. turn the engine switch and the fuel valve OFF. 2. Drain the fuel sediment bowl. Put a tablespoon of engine oil into the cylinder.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. drain the stored petrol into a suitable container. Service according to the table below: STORAGE TIME Less than 1 month 2 months to 1 year RECOMMENDED SERVICE PROCEDURE TO PREVENT HARD STARTING Fill with fresh petrol and add petrol conditioner*. Fuel vapour or spilled fuel may ignite. Remove the spark plug. Engine serial number: Helpline No. Drain the fuel sediment bowl. Fill with fresh petrol and add some petrol conditioner*. Change the engine oil. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Take care not to drop or strike the generator when transporting. Fill with fresh petrol and add some petrol conditioner*. Contact your authorised generator dealer for conditioner recommendations. Drain the carburetor float bowl. Reinstall the spark plug. After removal from storage.omegawolf.

Return it gently to prevent damage to the starter. Be careful Do not to touch the silencer. Fuel Valve The fuel valve is located between the fuel tank and carburetor. Never use spark plugs that have an improper heat range.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep.028-0. Be sure to return the lever to OFF after stopping the engine. BPR5ES (NGK) MP270. An improperly tightened spark plug can become very hot and could damage the engine. Use only the recommended-spark plugs or equivalent. 8. Remove the spark plug cap. 3. Ireland 1800 481 005 22 Helpline No.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. tighten 1/2 turn after the spark plug seats to compress the washer. the spark plug must be properly gapped and free of deposits. The gap should be: 0. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Ireland 1800 481 005 07 . Switch position: OFF: To Stop the engine. the exhaust will be very hot.70-0. Discard it if the insulator is cracked or chipped. ON: To run the engine after starting. then pull briskly. Helpline No.If installing a new spark plug. Pull the starter grip lightly until resistance is felt. and thread the spark plug in by hand to prevent cross-threading. 4. tighten 1/8-1/4 turn after the spark plug seats to compress the washer. When the valve lever is in the ON position. If the engine has been running.Maintenance Spark Plug Service Recommended spark plugs: MP160. Use the wrench supplied in the tool kit to remove the spark plug. Recoil Starter To start the engine. 5. BPR6ES (NGK) MP240.omegawolf. Operation Engine Switch To start and stop the engine. 2.031 in) 6. BP6ES (NGK) To ensure proper engine operation. Correct as necessary by carefully bending the side electrode. . Visually inspect the spark plug.omegawolf. If reinstalling a used spark plug. Check that the spark plug washer is in good condition.80 mm (0. NOTICE The spark plug must be securely tightened. Clean any dirt from around the spark plug base. Clean the spark plug with a wire brush if it is to be reused. After the spark plug is seated. tighten with a spark plug wrench to compress the washer. NOTE: Do not allow the starter to snap back against the engine. MP340. fuel is allowed to flow from the fuel tank to the carburetor. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. 1. Measure the plug gap with a feeler gauge. MP390.

UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Turn the fuel valve ON and check for leaks. or wash in nonflammable or high flash point solvent. and filter in nonflammable or high flash point solvent. lf the circuit breaker is switched OFF automatically. 1. and filter. O-ring. which may be in the fuel tank. Circuit Breaker The circuit breaker will automatically switch OFF if there is a short circuit or a significant overload of the generator at the socket. Earth Terminal Fuel Valve Sediment Bowl DC Circuit Protector Earth Terminal The generator earth terminal is connected to the frame of the generator. Clean the sediment bowl. 3. the sediment bowl should be cleaned. If the engine has not been run for a long time. on a metal non-current carrying parts of the generator.Operation Choke Lever The choke is used to provide an enriched fuel mixture when cold starting. check that the appliance is working properly and does not exceed the rated load capacity of the circuit before switching the circuit breaker ON again. 2. Reinstall the filter. Soak the element in clean engine oil and squeeze out the excess oil. and the earth terminals of each socket. remove the air filter cover. The engine will smoke during initial start-up if too much oil is left in the element. and sediment bowl.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. Remove the sediment bowl.omegawolf. O-ring. from entering the carburetor. 4. then rinse thoroughly. and remove the element. Fuel Filter O-Ring Circuit Breaker Sediment Bowl DC 12 Helpline No. Maintenance 1. AIR FILTER COVER CLIP CLIP AIR FILTER ELEMENT ELEMENT Fuel Sediment Bowl Cleaning The sediment bowl prevents dirt or water. 4.omegawolf. 2. 3. Unsnap the air filter cover clips.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. O-ring. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Reinstall the air filter element and the cover. Wash the element in a solution of household detergent and warm water. Allow the element to dry thoroughly. Turn the fuel valve to the OFF position. Ireland 1800 481 005 21 . The choke can be opened by moving the choke rod to the ON position and closed by moving the choke rod to the OFF position. Ireland 1800 481 005 08 Helpline No.

and drain the oil. 1. when there is a problem with the battery or the connections between the battery and the generator are incorrectly connected. Service more frequently when operating the generator in extremely dusty areas. DC Terminals The DC terminals may ONLY be used for charging 12 volt automotive type batteries. Using petrol or flammable solvent to clean the filter element can cause a fire or explosion. To prevent carburetor malfunction.) DC Circuit Protector The DC circuit protector automatically shuts off the DC battery charging circuit when the generator is overloaded. Although this is unlikely unless you handle used oil on a daily basis. Please dispose of used motor oil in a manner that is compatible with the environment. Rapid engine wear will result. the Oil Alert system will automatically shut down the engine (the engine switch will remain in the ON position). 3. Before the oil level in the crankcase can fall below a safe limit. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. it is still advisable to thoroughly wash your hands with soap and water as soon as possible after handling used oil. Air filter service A dirty air filter will restrict airflow to the carburetor. DC Circuit Protector Circuit Breaker Earth Terminal DC 12 Helpline No.Maintenance Engine oil change Drain the oil while the engine is warm to assure rapid and complete draining. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Remove the drain plug and sealing washer. We suggest you take it in a sealed container to your local service station or recycling centre for reclamation. The battery must be connected to the generator DC terminals with the proper polarity (battery positive to generator red terminal and battery negative to the generator black terminal. Pilot Lamp The pilot lamp is illuminated when the generator is operating normally. Tighten the plug securely.omegawolf.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. service the air filter regularly. Reinstall the drain plug and sealing washer. Use only soapy water or nonflammable solvent. The terminals are coloured red to identify the positive (+) terminal and black to identify the negative (-) terminal.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. Refill with the recommended oil and check the level. Ireland 1800 481 005 20 Helpline No.6 Litres Operation Oil Alert System The Oil Alert system is designed to prevent engine damage caused by an insufficient amount of oil in the crankcase. 2. Do not throw it in the dustbin or pour it on the ground. NOTICE Never run the generator without the air filter. oil filler cap. Ireland 1800 481 005 09 . Oil capacity: 0.omegawolf. Used motor oil may cause skin cancer if repeatedly left in contact with the skin for prolonged periods.

The earth terminal can be used to earth the generator or bond the frame of the generator to the frame of a vehicle. Ireland 1800 481 005 10 Helpline No. When utility power is restored. the generator may explode. but only if it is required by local law or electrical code. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www.omegawolf. Before using the earth terminal consult a qualified electrician or electrical inspector for regulations. Such back feed may electrocute utility company workers or others who contact the lines during a power cut. and must comply with all applicable laws and electrical codes. Improper connections to a building’s electrical system can allow electrical current from the generator to back feed into the utility lines. MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE (1) Service more frequently when used in dusty areas. Shut off the engine before performing any maintenance. Contact the helpline. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. burn. Perform the service and inspection at the intervals shown in the Maintenance Schedule below. Generator Earth Circuits Portable generators have a system earth that connects the generator frame components to the ground terminals in the AC output receptacles. Exhaust gas contains poisonous carbon monoxide. Consult the utility company or a qualified electrician. Helpline No. Improper connections to a building’s electrical system can allow electrical current from the utility company to back feed into the generator.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. The system earth is not connected to the AC neutral wire. or cause fires in the building’s electrical system. (2) These items should be serviced by an authorised agent. log hours of operation to determine proper maintenance intervals. If the engine must be run.Generator Use Connections to a Building’s Electrical System Connections for standby power to a building’s electrical system must be made by a qualified electrician. The connection must isolate the generator power from utility power.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep.omegawolf. Maintenance Periodic maintenance and adjustment is necessary to keep the generator in good operating condition. Ireland 1800 481 005 19 . make sure the area is well ventilated. (3) For frequent use.

Faulty appliances or power cords can create a potential for electrical shock. Circuit Breaker Earth Terminal DC 12 Do not exceed the current limit specified for any one socket. Ireland 1800 481 005 18 Helpline No. Ireland 1800 481 005 11 . DC Circuit Protector AC Operation 1. Limit operation requiring maximum power to 5 minutes. Helpline No. 3. turn the engine switch to the OFF position. To stop the engine in an emergency. See step 3. Turn the AC circuit breaker to the OFF position. Switch ON the AC circuit breaker. or if the rated load capacity of the generator has been exceeded. 4. Disconnect DC battery charging cables. Rated power is: See specifications. Disconnect all electrical loads from panel receptacles. turn it off immediately. 2. For continuous operation. NOTICE Substantial overloading will trip the circuit breaker. Turn the fuel valve to the OFF position. Power levels between rated and maximum may be used for no more than 5 minutes. If an appliance begins to operate abnormally. In normal use: 1.omegawolf. Most motorised appliances require more than their rated wattage for startup. 2. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Turn the engine switch to the OFF position. Start the engine.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. Never exceed the maximum power rating of the generator. wait a few minutes and then reset the circuit-breaker. but will shorten the service life of the generator.omegawolf.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep.Stopping the engine STOPPING THE ENGINE Generator Use AC Applications Before connecting an appliance or power cord to the generator. reduce the electrical load on the circuit. do not exceed the rated power. 3. In an emergency: 1. If an overloaded circuit causes the AC circuit breaker to switch OFF. Exceeding the time limit for maximum power operation or slightly overloading the generator may not switch the circuit breaker OFF. Plug in the appliance. and determine whether the problem is the appliance. Maximum power is: See specifications. becomes sluggish or stops suddenly. Make sure that the electrical rating of the tool or appliance does not exceed that of the generator. In either case. Make sure that it is in good working order. Appliance and power tool manufactures usually list rating information near the model number or serial number. the total power requirements (watts) of all appliances connected must be considered. Disconnect the appliance.

com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. Return it gently to prevent damage to the starter or housing. Connect the other end of the positive (+) battery cable to the generator positive (+) terminal. NOTICE Do not allow the starter grip to snap back against the engine. If you want to operate the choke manually. Start the engine.Generator Use DC operation The DC terminals may ONLY be used for charging 12 volt automotive-type batteries. 4. wait a few minutes before pushing in the circuit protector to resume operation. with recoil starter: Turn the engine switch to the ON position. keep sparks. excessive current draw by the battery. Before connecting charging cables to a battery that is installed in a vehicle. NOTE: To operate the battery charging facility. The automatic choke will be closed if the engine is cold. Ireland 1800 481 005 17 . discontinue charging and contact the helpline. 2. 4. 2. Connect the other end of the negative (-) battery cable to the generator negative (-) terminal. then pull briskly. Starting the engine STARTING THE ENGINE 1. NOTICE Do not start the vehicle while the battery charging cables are connected and the generator is running. 5. Pull the starter grip lightly until resistance is felt. move the choke lever out of the OFF position. Charging will not occur unless this is done. If you have manually closed the choke. it is necessary to switch the Circuit breakers to the off position. Start the generator. Turn the fuel valve to the ON position. Connect the negative (-) battery cable to the battery negative (-) terminal. If the circuit protector continues to go OFF. 3. An overloaded DC circuit. or wiring problem will trip the DC circuit protector (PUSH button extends out). The generator may be difficult to start if a load is connected. 3. Connecting the battery cables: 1. Ireland 1800 481 005 12 Helpline No.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep.omegawolf. DC Circuit Protector Circuit Breaker Earth Terminal DC 12 Helpline No. 6. If this happens. The vehicle or the generator may be damaged. 5. move it to the OPEN position as the engine warms up. Connect the positive (+) battery cable to the battery positive (+) terminal. Provide adequate ventilation when charging or using batteries. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. The battery gives off explosive gases. Make sure to disconnect all electrical loads from panel receptacles. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. flames and cigarettes away. disconnect the vehicle’s earthed battery cable.omegawolf.

7. MTBE (methyl tertiary butyl ether) You may use petrol containing up to 15% MTBE by volume. Before using an oxygenated fuel. Some states require this information to be posted on the pump. Ireland 1800 481 005 13 . Fuel system damage or performance problems resulting from the use of an oxygenated fuel are not the responsibility of the manufacturer and are not covered under warranty. Connect the vehicle earth cable to the battery negative (-) terminal. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. and the Manufacturer’s Warranty does not cover parts damaged by misuse.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. Oxygenated Fuels Some petrols are being blended with alcohol or an ether compound to increase the octane.omegawolf.Pre-operation check Running the engine with persistent pinking is misuse. 4. Be careful not to spill fuel when filling your fuel tank. Ireland 1800 481 005 16 Helpline No. These petrols are collectively referred to as oxygenated fuels. try to confirm the fuel’s contents. be sure its pump octane rating is 86 or higher. 5.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. NOTICE Oxygenated fuels can damage paint and plastic. If you use an oxygenated fuel. rubber and plastic parts of your fuel system. Methanol (methyl or wood alcohol) Petrol containing methanol must contain solvents and corrosion inhibitors to protect the fuel system. Generator Use Disconnecting the battery cables: 1. Reconnect the vehicle earth battery cable. DC Circuit Protector Circuit Breaker Earth Terminal DC 12 Helpline No.omegawolf. Stop the engine. Disconnect the negative (-) battery cable from the generator negative (-) terminal. Petrol containing more than 5% methanol by volume may cause starting and/or performance problems and may damage metal. 2. If you notice any undesirable operating symptoms. Damage caused by spilled fuel is not covered under warranty. 3. Disconnect the other end of the negative (-) battery cable from the battery negative (-) terminal. switch to a conventional unleaded petrol. 6. Disconnect the other end of the positive (+) battery cable to the battery positive (+) terminal. Disconnect the positive (+) battery cable from the generator positive (+) terminal. Ethanol (ethyl or grain alcohol) Petrol containing more than 10% ethanol by volume may cause starting and/or performance problems.

Ireland 1800 481 005 15 . Check the fuel level gauge. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. make sure the area is dry before starting the engine. Ireland 1800 481 005 14 Helpline No. make sure the tank cap is closed properly and securely. Do not fill above the shoulder of the fuel strainer. all-temperature use. 3. Nondetergent and 2-stroke engine oils will damage the engine and are not recommended. Spilled fuel or fuel vapour may ignite. Pinking is a metallic tapping noise that can occur if poor or incorrect fuel is used or if the ignition timing is not set correctly. Refuel in a well-ventilated area with the engine stopped. Pre-operation check Fuel Recommendation 1. 2. 1. Helpline No. Petrol is extremely flammable and is explosive under certain conditions.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. Avoid repeated or prolonged contact with skin or breathing of vapour. If pinking occurs at a steady engine speed. under normal load.Pre-operation check Engine oil NOTICE Engine oil is a major factor affecting engine performance and service life. Be careful not to spill fuel when refueling.omegawolf. Other viscosities shown in the chart may be used when the average temperature in your area is within the indicated range. (metallic rapping noise) while operating under heavy loads. Check the oil level BEFORE EACH USE with the generator on a level surface with the engine stopped. fill to the top of the oil filler neck with the recommended oil. Do not smoke or allow flames or sparks in the area where the engine is refueled or where petrol is stored.omegawolf. Check the oil level by inserting the dipstick into the filler neck without screwing it in. This is no cause for concern. Do not overfill the fuel tank (there should be no fuel in the filler neck). NOTICE Running the engine with persistent pinking can cause engine damage. If any fuel is spilled. Remove the oil filler cap and wipe the dipstick clean. SAE 10W-30 is recommended for general. Never use stale or contaminated petrol or oil/petrol mixture. contact the helpline. Fuel tank capacity: 15 Litres FUEL TANK CAP FUEL STRAINER SHOULDER FUEL LEVEL GAUGE Use petrol with a pump octane rating of 86 or higher. Occasionally you may hear light sparks knocks or springing. change brands of petrol. After refueling. If the level is low. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. We recommend unleaded petrol because it produces fewer engine and spark plug deposit and extends exhaust system life.com/powercraft Model Number: PC2800LR Rep. UK / Northern Ireland 08707 323023 Web Support: www. lf pinking persists. Avoid getting dirt or water in the fuel tank. Refill the tank if the fuel level is low. 2.

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