A great amount of the durability of a generator comes with good maintenance. Good maintenance can take a generators life from months to years. It would require for the industry to be sensitive to the generator and related issues or in the case of household setup, a conscious effort by the tenant or landlord.
This is the first thing that a generator requires, frequent oil change. If you have used or driven a car and maintained it, you would know how importance it is for a car engine. The generator utilizes the same kind of car engine and thus requires a frequent oil change, if not frequent, at least regular, or depending on the usage. It doesn’t require a mechanic to change oil, the process is very easy and can be done by nearly anyone. This is the most important factor when it comes to generator maintenance.
In smaller generators, when there are batteries attached, the battery is maintained separately along with the generator. Given the kind of problem that battery creates, it could be said that a battery is most problematic and most often to fail to work in a car or generator. If there's a battery, make sure to keep checking battery’s water. If it ever falls short, don’t use the normal water, get a suite battery water.
There's something called a carburetor, which requires regular cleaning too. It hinders the fuel consumption of the generator. A clean carburetor lets the fuel be utilized as much needed by the engine without blocking any. If your generator isn’t working to the best of its ability and gives shortages of voltages during the running, it is most likely that the carburetor could utilize a hand of cleaning.
Once in a while, we should find time to clean the generator. The generators are usually placed in a corner with little to no general cleaning We suggest cleaning the generator and while there aren’t as drastic disadvantages as were with other maintenance practices, it is still a must for the aesthetics ad being able to maintain (carry out the above-mentioned maintenance) more easily.
Good wiring is key
As responsible generator suppliers in UAE, we, at Techno Power Group FZC, would mention this as a precaution. There have been a great number of fire accidents across the UAE because of the use of generators. Well, our suggestion to keep away from any such hazards is to get the wiring done so perfectly that nothing ever creates a problem. Some good maintenance in good wiring goes a long way in keeping you safe from fire accidents caused by the generator.