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Kipor GS1000 1 kVA

Kipor GS1000 1 kVA

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    Mark L
    Mark LGippsland, VIC
    • 2 reviews

    Ideal unit

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    This unit has been in use for over 6 years - it had a life keeping up batteries on board a yacht running 1 to 2 hours nearly each day for 2 years a holiday for 1 year -and the last 3 maintaining a solar powered bush site batteries running 1 to 3 hours per day nearly every day. It died with a fault in the invertor module and the cost was so excessive ( $450 ) hat I decided to purchase a new unit and keep the older unit for spares. Long like is assured if you use GOOD oil and change it regularly. Purchased from Bunnings whom were deleting Kipor from their stock at the time. Sale price to me was about $550.

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    Great little gen

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    Our little kipor must be up to 500 to 600 hours ,oil changes every 25 hours air cleaner clean outs a must , removing the spark arestor and muffler and giving it a good cleaning helps and a spare spark plug ,,use a good quality 10/30 small engine oil we use Honda brand oil ,

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    Bill
    BillBrisbane

    Only one problem

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    I run a 25 amp battery charger and 80 litre fridge with no problems. The only problem I have had is with starting and by removing the on off starter and carefully cleaning behind it it again started with no problems. If by turning the on off selector and not hearing an audible click the generator will never start.

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    fordnl
    fordnlMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
    • 6 reviews
    • 2 likes

    Excellent

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    I run this little generator on my houseboat to top up up my house batteries (solar doesn't quite put enough power back in). I run a 20 amp charger, a TV, media centre, lights and small fridge while the gennie is running. On occasion I have forgotten to check the oil and the gennie switches off which saves the motor. Probably needs oil topping up every 15 hours or so. A great little unit, very economical only uses about 1/3 litre of petrol per hour.

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    Marshall
    MarshallCentral Queensland, QLD
    • 23 reviews
    • 6 likes

    Great for small jobs

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    Have used one of these for a week solid, powering a side-by-side fridge freezer, TV, home phone and internet gear, lighting and phone charging. Performs admirably. As the manual states though, smart throttle is best left switched off if you have a big fridge cycling. Good economy, would readily get 5 to 6 hours from the 2.6 litre tank, whether smart throttle was on or not. Definitely has me looking favourably at the bigger models for something I can run multiple fridges and/or washers from.

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    Excellent

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    Questions & Answers

    Mike Butcher
    Mike Butcherasked

    The pull start wont pull. HASENT been used for 6years. What do i do to loosen coil?

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    Margot B.
    Margot B.asked

    hi have a kipor gs 1000 moter fine over light on no power

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    Mark L
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    fortueLincoln
    fortueLincolnasked

    Hie my generator has its oil alert lamp always it started before the second service and after the second service the lamp is still on, it had the oil filter, air filter, diesel filter and the oil changed, what would the cause for the oil alert lamp to be present?

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    Details

    CategoryGenerators
    Price (RRP)$869
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    ManualDownload manual
    • GTIN13: 9317200019710

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