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Since 1950

Phone: 704-982-2173

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Generator Service

South Central Oil provides back-up and standby power for a range of customers.

Our services include general inspection, troubleshooting, system diagnostics, lubrication and other system services.

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Service / Maintenance Plan

There may be times throughout a given year that your generator turns on for an extended period of time due to a power outage. You want to be prepared. It is critical that an annual tune-up is conducted on your generator to help prepare for power outages.

Our Generator service plans have been designed with you in mind:
  • Help prevent costly repairs
  • Extend the lifetime of your generator
  • Provide you with peace of mind
  • Insure operation when your power goes out
Comprehensive service includes:
  • Inspect fuel lines & connections
  • Inspect flexible fuel lines
  • Inspect oil level
  • Replace oil
  • Replace oil filter
  • Inspect/clean enclosure louvers
  • Inspect for vibration, noise, leakage, temperature
  • Inspect/clean battery, remove corrosion, ensure battery dryness
  • Clean and tighten battery terminals
  • Check battery charge state
  • Inspect/replace (if necessary) electrolyte level
  • Inspect battery cable, remove corrosions, clean and tighten cable
  • Inspect air cleaner
  • Inspect spark plug(s)
  • Start & test generator operation
If necessary, on liquid cooled generators:
  • Check generator cooling system, hoses and belts
  • Inspect generator coolant level and top off
  • Distributor cap and rotor check
  • Plugs, plug coils, and plug wires checked