WGen6000 Generator
  • Electric Start, Transfer Switch Ready with Household GFCI Outlets
  • Ideal for Emergency Home Backup or as a Portable Power Source
  • 7500 Peak Watts, 6000 Rated Watts; Up To 13 Hour Run Time at 50% Load
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The Westinghouse WGen6000 is a durable and easy-to-use solution to providing a backup power supply to your home during a blackout or power outage. Showcasing electric start, the WGen6000 produces 7,500 peak watts and 6,000 running watts from a powerful 420cc 4-Stroke OHV Westinghouse Engine constructed for durability and reliability. Running for up to 13 hours on a 6.6 gal. (25L) tank of gas, it's equipped with a built-in fuel gauge, automatic low oil shutdown, and GFCI household outlets. The L14-30R outlet is Transfer Switch Ready, conveniently connecting straight to your home for total household power, eliminating the hassle for annoying extension cords or power strips. The intuitive control panel includes the VFT Data Center to share real-time updates on maintenance information, making it easy to care for the WGen6000 and ensuring a long life with lasting utility. The hardened-steel frame with added roll bars, foam grip handle, and never-flat wheels lets you easily transport this generator on the go while rubber outlet covers provide added protection from the environment. The WGen6000 Portable Generator is complete with a 3-Year Limited Warranty and Lifetime Technical Support to ensure your confidence can be backed by our nationwide customer service and support network.


  • Perfect as a backup power source at home or a dependable source of portable power
  • 6,000 running watts, 7,500 peak watts
  • Runs for up to 13 hours on a 6.6 Gal. fuel tank with built-in fuel gauge
  • Powered by a high performance 420cc 4-Stroke OHV Westinghouse Engine constructed with a durable cast iron sleeve
  • Electric start offers easy ignition with backup emergency recoil start
  • Weighing 174 lb. with as low as 72 dBA operating volume
  • (2) GFCI 5-20R household duplex outlets, and (1) Transfer Switch Ready L14-30R 120/240-Volt twist-lock receptacle with rubber outlet covers
  • VFT display gives you real time updates with the voltage output, frequency and lifetime hours
  • Safe and convenient with automatic low oil shutdown, automatic voltage regulation, and overload protection
  • All Westinghouse portable generators are functionally tested in the factory and may contain minimum residual oil and/or fuel odor


Oil capacity 37.2 oz. (1.1 qt.)
Engine oil type 10W30
Carbon monoxide (co) sensor No
Overload protection Yes
Automatic low oil shutdown Yes
Grounding system Bonded Neutral
Battery included Yes
Warranty (residential) 3 Year Limited
Carb compliant Yes
Product dimensions 27.2L x 26.1W x 26H in.
Shipping weight 196 lb. (88.9 kg)
Warranty (commercial) 1 Year Limited
Packaging dimensions 30.7L x 21.1W x 22.6H in.
Engine type OHV 4 Stroke
Choke type Manual
Engine displacement 420cc
Starter type Electric, Recoil
Fuel gauge Yes
Noise level 72 dBA
Rv ready No
Included accessories Oil Bottle, Oil Funnel, Spark Plug Wrench
Transfer switch ready Yes
Gfci outlets Yes
Outlet covers Yes
Ac frequency 60 Hz
Outlets 2 Duplex 120V GFCI 5-20R
1 120/240V L14-30R
Ac voltage 120/240V
Gasoline peak amps 31A - 240V
62A - 120V
Fuel tank capacity 6.6 gal. (25 L)
Gasoline running amps 25A - 240V
50A - 120V
Gasoline running watts 6000
Gasoline peak watts 7500
Dry unit weight 183 lb. (83 kg)
Upc 855464003483
Total harmonic distortion ≤23%
Display type Digital Readout
Gasoline run time @ 50% 13 hrs.

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