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Kohler Power Equipment and AccessoriesModel: 12RESV
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4.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 5
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Grade
Airooled Standby Generators
Style
Watts
12 kW
Rated Watts
Voltage
120/240 Single-Phase
Fuel
Engine


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Kohler Series 7000 V-Twin OHV Engine
Powerful and reliable engine with hydraulic valve lifters

Powerful Performance w/ PowerBoost™ Technology
Greater motor-starting ability for large electrical loads

Premium Power Quality (+/-1% Voltage Regulation)
Protects sophisticated electronics with low distortion (<5%THD)

Fast Response Time (Requires Automatic Transfer Switch)
Kohler™ generators restore power in as little as 10 seconds

New Silencer Reduces Sound Levels & Provides Quiet Operation
Maintains neighborhood solitude - approx 71 dB(A) Max

DC2 Controller
Easily view ATS status via LED lights on controller
Glare-resistant, 2-line 16-character display - No More Codes
Real time clock allows you to easily set weekly exercise

Includes OnCue Remote Monitoring System
Built-in Ethernet card, no hardware needed for OnCue

Bold New E-Coat Dipped Steel Enclosure
Pained with a durable powder coat finish to minimize corrosion

Automatic Transfer Switch & Group 51 Battery (Required & Sold Separately)

Premium Warranty - 5-year/2,000-Hour Limited Warranty
Engine
Engine Brand
Kohler
CC
725 CC
Engine RPM
3600 RPM
Low Oil Alert/Shutdown
Yes
Product Specs
Voltage
120/240 Single-Phase
Frequency
60 Hertz
Surge Watts
12000 Watts
Rated Watts
12000 Watts
Fuel Type
LP/Natural Gas
NG Power Capacity
11000 Watts
LP Power Capacity
12000 Watts
NG Fuel Consumption @ 50% Load
95 (BTU: 95,000 BTU/HR) ft3/hr
NG Fuel Consumption @ 100% Load
149 (BTU: 149,000 BTU/HR) ft3/hr
LP Fuel Consumption @ 50% Load
1.9 (BTU: 172,425 BTU/HR) gallons/hr
LP Fuel Consumption @ 100% Load
2.3 (BTU: 208,725 BTU/HR) gallons/hr
Rated Amps
50 @ 240 Volts (Single Phase) Amps
Decibel Rating @ 7m
67 Test (71 Run) dbA
Transfer Switch
Automatic (Not Included)
Enclosure
Steel
Battery
Not Included (500 CCA)
A/C Ton Rating
5-Tons
Mounting Pad
Steel (Included)
Cooling System
Air Cooled
UL Listed
Yes
Overview
Made in USA
Yes
Weight
433 Pounds
Product Length
28 Inches
Product Width
30 Inches
Product Height
32.4 Inches
Consumer Warranty
5 Years
Commercial Warranty
5 Years
UPC
650531168665
Model
12RESV

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Kohler 12RESV Reviews & Ratings
Overall Rating
Features
5/5
Quality
4/5
Performance
4/5
Value
5/5
Overall
4.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 5
Pros
Price (1)
Features (1)
Durable (1)
Cons
Noisy (1)
75% of respondents would recommend this product to a friend
4 Reviews  Sort by 
 
Rose P.
Iron Station, NC
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 12/30/15
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
JAN.
22
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Easy Setup
The 12RESV standby generator is very easy to install. You just hook up the power out to the Automatic Transfer Switch, the Propane (in my case) through the hole into the solenoid valve in the enclosure, the ATS control (or Automatic Generator Start) to its terminals in the electrical internal box. Then install a 12 volt battery (post type, not the side lug type). And you can start the generator. The generator is slightly noisier than the Kohler 8.5 it is replacing, but if I get the 9000... more
Rose Recommends This Kohler Product
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Lesley L.
Yarmouth Port, MA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/9/16
Most Helpful Critical Review
REVIEWED
JUL.
24
2016
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5
Not Thrilled
We had this generator installed and within a month the computer card went bad and the generator wouldn't start.
Lesley Does Not Recommend This Product
Mike, the Generator Expert
Product Expert
Lesley,
Very sorry to hear about the issues with your new generator. Kohler stands behind their home standby generators with a 5-Year Warranty. To find your local servicing dealer, Kohler can be reached directly @ (800) 544-2444 or www.kohlergenerators.com
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Simon E.
Bellflower, CA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 2/11/16
REVIEWED
MAR.
08
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Ready For The Zombie Apocalypse
Generator and ATS are in place. Hook up was straightforward. Unit is noisier than I expected. Pleased that it has internet capability for run notifications.
Pros: Durable, Features, Price
Cons: Noisy
Simon Recommends This Kohler Product
Simon's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Called for advice on unit and transfer switch to buy. Great help, with links emailed to me as requested. Great vendor. Shipping was free and truck had lift gate and pallet jack to put it just where I wanted it. Excellent."
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Robert D.
Northfield, NJ
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 11/7/14
Total Reviews
4 Reviews
Total Helpful Votes
23 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
FEB.
09
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Kohler Generator
The generator is high quality. It has taken me some time to get up and running, due to permits and gas company with new meter.
Robert Recommends This Kohler Product
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