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Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Generator reviews. We review different types of Generators. Our Generator reviews will help you decide what Generator is best for you.

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Generator Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsHonda EU6500iS Reviews
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Honda EU6500iS
Type: Portable generators
Summary: This Honda portable generator is gasoline-powered and is rated for 5,500 watts. It has:
• electric start
• fuel shutoff
• low-oil shutoff
• 4 power outlets
 
 
The Honda EU6500iS Generator has the following features: Claimed output (watts), Fuel type, Weight (lbs.), Fuel shutoff, Low-oil shutoff, Electric start, Fuel gauge, Hour meter, Low-oil shutoff has indicator light, Electric-start battery included, Wheels, Fuel capacity and No. of power outlets.
ratingsGenerac 6237 Reviews
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Generac 6237
Type: Small stationary generators
Summary: This Generac small stationary generator is natural gas- or propane-powered and is rated for 7,000 (natural gas) and 8,000 (propane) watts. It has:
• electric start
• fuel shutoff
• low-oil shutoff
 
 
The Generac 6237 Generator has the following features: Claimed output (watts), Fuel type, Fuel shutoff, Low-oil shutoff, Electric start, Hour meter, Low-oil shutoff has indicator light and Fuel capacity.
ratingsKipor IG6000h Reviews
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Kipor IG6000h
Type: Portable generators
Summary: This Kipor Portable generator is gasoline-powered and is rated for 5500 watts. It has:
• electric start
• fuel shutoff
• low-oil shutoff
• 4 power outlets
 
 
The Kipor IG6000h Generator has the following features: Claimed output (watts), Fuel type, Weight (lbs.), Fuel shutoff, Low-oil shutoff, Electric start, Fuel gauge, Low-oil shutoff has indicator light, Electric-start battery included, Wheels, Fuel capacity and No. of power outlets.
ratingsAll Power APG3560 Reviews
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All Power APG3560
Type: Portable generators
Summary: This All Power portable generator is propane-powered and is rated for 5,000 watts. It has:
• electric start
• fuel shutoff
• low-oil shutoff
• 4 power outlets
 
 
The All Power APG3560 Generator has the following features: Claimed output (watts), Fuel type, Weight (lbs.), Fuel shutoff, Low-oil shutoff, Electric start, Hour meter, Low-oil shutoff has indicator light, Wheels, Fuel capacity and No. of power outlets.
ratingsChampion 41537 Reviews
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Champion 41537
Type: Portable generators
Summary: This Champion portable generator is gasoline-powered and is rated for 7,500 watts. It has:
• electric start
• fuel shutoff
• low-oil shutoff
• 5 power outlets
 
 
The Champion 41537 Generator has the following features: Claimed output (watts), Fuel type, Weight (lbs.), Fuel shutoff, Low-oil shutoff, Electric start, Fuel gauge, Hour meter, Electric-start battery included, Wheels, Fuel capacity and No. of power outlets.