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So now you have your new Honda Portable Generator out of the box and you're getting excited about powering it up. Operating the generator is easy, but you must follow some simple steps to ensure safety. This video explains how to properly setup your new portable generator.
Here is a list of items that you will need to set up your new Honda Generator:
Unpacking and Preparing your Generator:
Warning: Gasoline is very flammable, and the fumes are explosive. You can be burned or seriously injured when refueling. Always refuel your generator in a well-ventilated area with the generator stopped and away from any source of flames or sparks.
Warning: Before starting your generator, be aware that engines emit poisonous carbon monoxide, a colorless odorless gas that you smell cannot see or smell. Carbon monoxide gas can rapidly build up to dangerous levels in enclosed or partly enclosed areas and seriously injure or kill you.
Whenever you run your generator make sure it is located outside far from any doors or windows.
Starting your Generator:
Note: Several pulls on the starter grip may be required to start this generator the first time or anytime it runs out of gas
Turning off your Generator:
The EU1000i weighs approximately 29 lbs and the EU2000i weighs approximately 46 lbs.
Refer to the Owner's Manual for additional details on the processes shown in this video. For additional resources, visitwww.powerequipment.honda.com.