Kohler Generators FAQ
Q: How should I add anti-freeze to my 30RESA Kohler generator?
A: The preferred method to add or change the anti-freeze is to use a fluid transfer hand pump.
Q: Do all Kohler circuited transfer switches come with breakers?
A: Yes, they use Square D brand type QO breakers.
Q: When can I hook up 2 or more Kohler transfer switches to a single generator?
A: RDT and KSS Kohler transfer switches may have an unlimited number of transfer switches installed to a single generator. RRT Kohler transfer switches cannot have more than 1 transfer switch per generator.
Q: How can I install the Kohler battery charger?
A: The Kohler battery charger in the 8.5 kW – 30kW are pre-installed and plugs into the existing receptacle above the battery under the control board. (Note: You have to feed the receptacle with a 15A 120V circuit).
Q: What is the start up policy for Kohler generators?
A: The 5-year warranty starts at factory ship date unless, at start up, a start up notification is filled out by a Kohler distributor, Dealer, or authorized representative and sent to Kohler. At that point, the start-up date will begin the 5-year warranty.
Q: What is the difference between the Kohler 30RES and the 30RYG?
A: The Kohler 30RES is one-phase only and the 30RYG is one or three-phase (Different rotor/stator).