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We've had our generator for about two years and have never really needed it. That's not such a bad thing. I've only run it at least once a month for an hour to make sure the carburetor is clean and to keep the internal battery maintained.
I also keep the battery hooked up to a Battery Tender Jr. Honda included a user manual with the EUis that provides details about the recommended maintenance schedule. I scanned over the list and planned to just change the generator's oil, clean the air filter and trickle charge the battery. Since I've operated it just one hour a month, the generator has been used a total of 24 hours in 2 years.
The list of EUis maintenance procedures with their suggested intervals are below. I'd recommend buying the Genuine Honda EU Tune Up Kit since it includes a new engine air filter, spark plug and a quart of 10W oil for a great price.
Honda recommends warming up the engine before changing the oil. This causes more of the old oil to flow out and in a more timely manner. Then I removed the oil dipstick from the oil filler hole and loosened the 10mm oil drain bolt.
I re-inserted the oil drain bolt and tightened it with a 10mm socket and ratcheting wrench. The Honda EUis owner's manual calls for. That's equal to about The manual recommends 10W for moderate climates, 30 weight for tropical climates and 5W for colder climates. I didn't want to use my expensive synthetic Mobil 1 10W so this time I just used the cheapest stuff I had on hand which was some ProLine 5W The manual indicates that the oil level should reach to the top of the threads that the oil filler cap screws onto.
It took just a little more than the. I guess some of the old oil must have still been in the generator. Next time, I'll try tipping the generator to get more of the old oil to flow out. Then I re-inserted the dipstick and screwed it in. There is a single latch that is operated by turning a silver bolt head on the outside of the left side cover.
With the left side cover open, you can see the black air cleaner box that has four black clips holding it together. I unsnapped the clips, opened the cover and removed the blue paper air filter. Paper Air Filter Rear of Air Filter Front of Air Filter The paper air filter looked practically brand new with just a tiny amount of sediment visible on the air intake side. I tapped the filter to dislodge the sediment and re-installed it back into the air cleaner box. Then soak the filter in new engine oil, squeeze out the excess oil and re-install it.
Battery Tender Jr. Front Control Panel Removing 10mm Cover Bolts The generator always seemed to have no problem starting when I ran it once a month but I figured it wouldn't be a bad idea to put the internal battery on a Battery Tender trickle charger. To access the battery, I unscrewed the four 10 mm bolts on the front panel and removed it.
I'll probably attach the more secure connector in the future, but this time I just used the alligator clips. It only took about 30 minutes for the Battery Tender Jr. The hour of operating the generator must have already charged the battery to near full capacity. The last step of the day was to refill the gas tank with a few gallons of fresh gasoline and treat it with STA-BIL fuel stabilizer.
The Honda EUis gas tank holds 3. I added about 1. For more of my maintenance and repair guides, please visit the Miscellaneous section of Paul's Travel Pictures. If you found this guide to be helpful, please consider making a small donation by clicking on the PayPal. Thank you! Note: I am not a registered charity. Donations are not tax deductible. Honda EUis Generator. Front Control Panel.
Rear Panel Exhaust. The next hurricane season in South Florida is rapidly approaching, so I decided it was time to perform some basic maintenance on our Honda EUis gasoline generator.
Oil Maintenance Cover. Oil Cover Removed. Removing Oil Dipstick. Draining Old Oil. Before going ahead with the oil change, I ran the generator for an hour as per my usual routine. Re-Inserting Oil Drain Plug. Tightening 10mm Oil Bolt.
Half A Quart of New Oil. After a few minutes, the flow of old oil slowed to a drip. Small Funnel Inserted. Pouring In New Oil. Oil Filler Port, Level Full. Checking Oil Level. Tightening Oil Filler Cap. Honda EUis Side Cover. I checked the oil level with the dipstick and visually by looking into the oil filler hole. Left Side Cover Open. Air Cleaner Container. Air Cleaner Cover Unsnapped.
My next step was to move to the left side cover and open it with a flat head screwdriver. Paper Air Filter. Rear of Air Filter. Front of Air Filter. The paper air filter looked practically brand new with just a tiny amount of sediment visible on the air intake side.
Air Filter Re-Inserted. Air Filter Cover Closed. Filter Cover Latches Secured. If your Honda EUis generator is equipped with a foam filter, you can clean it with warm soapy water and let it dry. Left Side Cover Closed. Oil Maintenance Access. Oil Maintenance Cover Closed. I finished the air filter cleaning and oil change by closing the left side cover and closing the oil maintenance cover. Removing 10mm Cover Bolts. The generator always seemed to have no problem starting when I ran it once a month but I figured it wouldn't be a bad idea to put the internal battery on a Battery Tender trickle charger.
Front Panel. Front Panel Removed. Yuasa 12V Battery. The Battery Tender Jr. Battery Charger Clips On. Green Light, Fully Charged. Update - It has been about five years since we purchased this generator and the only major maintenance expense has been purchasing a new 12V battery after a friend borrowed the generator and left the ignition switch on over night.
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We've had our generator for about two years and have never really needed it. That's not such a bad thing. I've only run it at least once a month for an hour to make sure the carburetor is clean and to keep the internal battery maintained. I also keep the battery hooked up to a Battery Tender Jr. Honda included a user manual with the EUis that provides details about the recommended maintenance schedule. I scanned over the list and planned to just change the generator's oil, clean the air filter and trickle charge the battery. Since I've operated it just one hour a month, the generator has been used a total of 24 hours in 2 years.
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Quick Links. See also: Owner's Manual. Owner's Manual. Table of Contents. Honda power equipment portable generator user manual 96 pages. Page 2 The information and specifications included in this publication were in effect at the time of approval for printing. Honda Motor Co.