Service, Parts & Rentals
Palco Power Systems is much more than a generator sales company. In fact, the sale is just the beginning. We have a fleet of well stocked service vehicles and factory trained technicians ready to service and maintain your Kohler industrial or residential standby generator.
We offer maintenance agreements as an economical way to keep your Kohler generator in top running condition and our emergency Kohler generator service team is available 24/7. Load bank testing is also available and we can keep your emergency power system NFPA 110 compliant.
A Standby Generator Maintenance Checklist
- Run the generator (typically no-load, automatic transfer switch exercise cycle.)
- Verify that the unit ran and has no alarms or warnings.
- Ensure adequate fuel levels.
- Ensure that the generator is in "Auto" mode, for automatic startup.
- Check that the circuit breaker is closed.
- Make sure there are no fluid leaks.
- Check engine coolant level.
- Check engine oil level.
- Check the battery charger.
Bi-Annual Maintenance (Schedule maintenance with a certified technician)
- Inspect the enclosure.
- Check the battery electrolyte level and specific gravity.
- Check the battery cables and connections.
- Inspect drive belts.
- Inspect the coolant heater.
- Check coolant lines and connections.
- Check for oil leaks and inspect lubrication system hoses and connectors.
- Inspect the exhaust system, muffler and exhaust pipe.
- Check and clean air cleaner units
- Inspect air induction piping and connections.
- Inspect the DC electrical system, control panel and accessories.
- Inspect the AC wiring and accessories.
Annual Maintenance (Schedule maintenance with a certified technician
- Change oil and filter.
- Change the fuel filter.
- Change the air filter.
- Clean the crankcase breather.
- Change spark plugs.
- Check coolant concentration.
- Flush line cooling system (as needed).
- Perform load bank testing.
Palco Power Systems offers a fleet of well-maintained, trailer mounted diesel generators ranging in size from 45KW to 500KW and portable generators ranging from 2,000 Watts to 6,500 Watts, we are able to meet almost any need.
Anytime, anywhere... your demand for a safe reliable power source can be met! The Palco Power Systems rental fleet offers rental sets designed to meet your power needs - power outages, emergencies, planned shutdowns, outdoor events, onboard power, peak shaving and more.
We can offer distribution boxes, cam locks and cables for easy installations.
The Fast Response Kohler generators feature instant response to load changes, sustained short circuit capability and superior motor starting performance. Vibration isolation, low coolant level shutdown, commercial standard radio suppression, fan/belt guards and junction boxes are standard on all units. Each electrical generation unit has easy to operate control panels, key starting, automatic shutdowns, pre-alarm indicators and enclosures that provide silent, reliable operation. The one-piece design incorporates ventilation, acoustics and exhaust systems.