Powerlite Diesel 5kVA Electric Start, powered by Yanmar

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Powerlite Diesel 5kVA Electric Start, powered by Yanmar, 2 year warranty. 4,000W continuous Diesel Powerlite Generator, powered by Yanmar with recoil start. Ideally used for portable electric tools, small machines, electric pump up to 1.1kW, lights and household appliances, provided that the total power consumption at any one time is less than 4,000W. Please note that Diesel Generators should be operated at a minimum of 60% load at all times or engine damage may occur.

*Note: product image shows three phase outlet. This is not supplied on a single phase model.


  • Australian standard (AS2790) compliant
  • Compact design roll frame, 3mm steel base plate, centre lift bar & rubber mounting system
  • Superior electrical performance and power characteristics THD (Total Harmonic Distortion)
  • Light weight without compromising strength

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Brand Powerlite

Warranty Period: 2 Years + 1 Year Alternator

Product Category Portable Generators

kVA 5

Continuous Output (kW) 4

Continuous Output (Watts) 4000

Phase Single

Fuel Diesel

Fuel Tank Capacity 3.5L

Starting Method Electric & Recoil

Fuel Consumption 1.2 l/h

Alternator Type Mecc Alte

Cont. Working Time 2.9hr

Engine L70E Yanmar

NOTE Product specifications provided by Manufacturer. This is a portable air-cooled diesel generator designed for short term/standby applications - for pri

Voltage 240V

Frame Roll

Engine Warranty 1 year warranty

Frequency 50Hz

Product Dimensions (mm) LxWxH 700x500x520mm

Net Weight (kg) 92

Output Type 1 x 10A & 1 x 15A


Powerlite Generators Australia


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Very well put together. Solid unit.
(Posted on 14 February 2019)

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  • In terms of warranty, where can I find details of service agents for Powerlite Generators?

    Powerlite use premium grade components in all their generators. Starting with the engine, all of the engine manufacturers have national service agent and spare parts networks. The links below will help you with details of their respective service agents:

    For their petrol range, Powerlite mostly use Honda engines from Honda Australia. The Honda service agent network is listed HERE.

    Some petrol models have Briggs & Stratton / Vanguard engines, with their service agents listed HERE.

    For their diesel range, they use both Yanmar Engines and Hatz Engines.

    For specific generator/alternator warranty, servicing and spare parts inquiries for Powerlite Generators, you can find information HERE.

  • Can I use this generator to charge my power tool batteries?

    Hi there,

    Charging battery packs is fine from a conventional generator, we'd recommend having a steady load on the generator and don't connect appliances that will cause the load to jump around during charging.



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