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Echo EGI-2300 Generator
Recall notice

In July 2021 this portable generator was recalled because earlier versions of the unit sold between February 2020 through June 2021 with a serial number between EU19483D010001 through EU21021N010180 can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. 

If you own this generator you should contact Echo at 800-432-3246 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.Echo-USA.com and click on Support-Help for more information. 

For more information go to the CPSC recall notice at https://cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/ECHO-EGi-2300-Watt-Generators-Recalled-Due-to-Fire-and-Burn-Hazards-Manufactured-by-TTI-Recall-Alert

Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Power delivery

Power delivery

How much wattage models delivered and how well they handled surges in power demand over various loads.

 /  5
Power quality

Power quality

A generator's ability to deliver power smoothly, with consistent voltage.

 /  5
Noise

Noise

Measured at 23 and 50 feet from the generator. We recommend hearing protection for standing close by the unit while it's running.

 /  5
Ease of use

Ease of use

Includes starting, transport (for portables), and helpful features such as fuel shutoff.

 /  5
CO safety technology

CO safety technology

The presence and responsiveness of built-in CO-sensing technology to automatically shut the generator off in an enclosed space before CO builds up to dangerous levels.

 /  5

About

The Echo EGI-2300 is part of the Generators test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Inverter Generators models like the EGI-2300 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Power delivery How much wattage models delivered and how well they handled surges in power demand over various loads.

Power quality A generator's ability to deliver power smoothly, with consistent voltage.

Noise Measured at 23 and 50 feet from the generator. We recommend hearing protection for standing close by the unit while it's running.

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