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Maintain Your Standby Generator Like A Pro

Written by  BRIAN NORTHWAY

After careful research and months of planning and anticipation, you decide to buy a brand-new car. It’s sleek, shiny, and detailed the day you drive it off the lot. The last thing you would do is allow trash to accumulate on the floorboards, dirt to build up on the paint, or forget to change the oil. Not only would your car quickly depreciate in value – and potentially harm the engine – but it goes against the careful considerations you made when selecting that car in the first place. The same care and attention you dote on your car when it comes to preventative maintenance applies equally to other large investments, such as your standby generator. Performing occasional service and maintenance ensures your generator will work as well as the day you bought it for years to come. When you purchase a standby generator, you may go months or even years without