WGen5300DFcv - Dual Fuel with CO Sensor
  • Dual Fuel, RV/Transfer Switch Ready with 120/240V Voltage Selector
  • Easily Powers Sump Pumps, AC, Refrigerators, Well Pumps and More
  • 6500/5800 Peak Watts and 5300/4800 Rated Watts (Gas/Propane)
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The Westinghouse WGen5300DFcv Portable Generator with CO Sensor is a convenient generator to keep you powered on the road or at your home during a power outage. With dual fuel ability, this generator offers versatility by running on either gas or propane (LPG). With 5,300 running watts and 6,500 peak watts, this generator runs for up to 14.5 hours at a time with a 4.7 gallon (18 L) gasoline fuel tank. The WGen5300DFcv features a powerful 274cc 4-Stroke OHV Westinghouse Engine with a cast iron sleeve designed for durability, featuring a built-in fuel gauge and automatic low oil shutdown. It’s equipped with an RV Ready TT-30R 30A outlet that conveniently hooks to your travel trailer, keeping the air conditioner and travel necessities up and running all day long. Easy to maneuver, it's constructed with a hardened steel frame and never-flat wheels. Combined with an L14-30R outlet, it’s Transfer Switch Ready for total household power and eliminates the hassle for annoying extension cords or power strips for your home. An intuitive control panel makes the WGen5300DFcv simple and easy to use with guided yellow touchpoints. The WGen5300DFcv Portable Generator is complete with a 3-Year Limited Warranty and Lifetime Technical Support, backed by our nationwide Westinghouse customer service and support network. 


  • 5,300 running watts, 6,500 peak watts (gasoline); 4,800 running watts, 5,800 peak watts (propane)
  • Runs for up to 14.5 hours on 4.7 gal. fuel tank with built-in fuel gauge
  • Dual fuel operation easily switches from gas to propane without shutting off unit 
  • Powered by 274cc 4-Stroke OHV Westinghouse engine constructed with durable cast iron sleeve
  • Safe and convenient with automatic low oil shutdown, automatic voltage regulation, and overload protection
  • Compact hardened steel frame with foam grip handle and rugged never-flat wheels make portability easy
  • Featuring a carbon monoxide (CO) sensor with automatic shutdown
  • All Westinghouse portable generators are functionally tested in the factory and may contain minimum residual oil and/or fuel odor


Oil capacity 20.3 oz. (0.6 qt.)
Engine oil type 10W30
Carbon monoxide (co) sensor No
Overload protection Yes
Automatic low oil shutdown Yes
Grounding system Floating Neutral
Battery included No
Warranty (residential) 3 Year Limited
Carb compliant Yes
Product dimensions 23.23L x 20.08W x 19.09H in.
Shipping weight 144.4 lb. (65 kg)
Warranty (commercial) 1 Year Limited
Packaging dimensions 26.7L x 21.6W x 20.3H in.
Engine type OHV 4 Stroke
Choke type Manual
Engine displacement 274cc
Gasoline run time @ 25% 14.5 hrs
Starter type Recoil
Fuel gauge Yes
Noise level 68 dBA
Rv ready Yes
Included accessories Oil Bottle, Oil Funnel, Spark Plug Wrench, Propane Regulator/Hose
Transfer switch ready Yes
Gfci outlets No
Outlet covers Yes
Ac frequency 60 Hz
Outlets 1 120V Duplex 5-20R
1 120/240V L14-30R
1 120V TT-30R
Ac voltage 120/240V
Gasoline peak amps 27.5A - 240V
55A - 120V
Fuel tank capacity 4.7 gal. (18 L)
Gasoline running amps 22A - 240V
44A - 120V
Gasoline running watts 5300
Gasoline peak watts 6500
Dry unit weight 135.6 lb. (61 kg)
Upc 850011336786
Total harmonic distortion ​≤23%
Propane peak amps 24A - 240V
48A - 120V
Propane running amps 20A - 240V
40A - 120V
Propane running watts 4800
Propane peak watts 5800
Gasoline run time @ 50% 11 hrs.
St switch ready No
Propane run time @ 50% 9 hrs.

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