How Do I Drain The Fuel and Oil From My Generator?

To drain the fuel from a generator

  1. Make sure the fuel tap is off
  2. Unclip the fuel hose from generator leaving it still attached to the fuel tap
  3. Put the end of the hose into your fuel can
  4. Open the fuel tap and let the fuel drain out


To drain the oil from the generator place a suitable container under the drain bolt (as pictured below) and then remove the bolt. The generator may need tipping forward to ensure all the oil is removed.