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  55,000 Watt Diesel Generator with Sound Enclosure - This diesel generator is suitable for continous use and has plenty of power to your home, job site or business.

John Deere 4045TF.
Continuous-duty diesel engine.

This unit operates at 1800 RPM and comes with a muffler and 4 point vibration mounts for quieter operation. This unit features a 4.5L John Deere 4045TF diesel engine, direct injection, cast iron crankcase with replaceable wet-type cylinder liners, brushless generator end, solid state automatic voltage regulator w/ stability adjustment and underspeed protection, turbocharged aspiration, extended 500-hour oil change and filter interval, single-side service points, liquid cooling, residential-grade muffler, replaceable foam air filter element, welded steel skid base and control panel with hour meter.

Power Single-Phase ---
Automatic Voltage Regulation Standard
Is this unit suitable for powering sensitive electronic equipment like a laptop computer? Yes - 1% regulation from no load to full load.
Maximum Output 57,000 watts
Continous Output 55,000 watts
Power Single Phase MLS4-Y
Load Amperage at 120 volts ---
Maximum Load 475 Amps
Continous Load 458 Amps
Load Amperage at 240 volts ---
Maximum Load 238 Amps
Continous Load 229 Amps
Sound Level @ 23 ft(7 m) at full load 74 dB(A)

Type John Deere 4045TF280
Cylinders 4
Operating RPM 1800 RPM
Horsepower 75 HP
Cylinder Block Cast Iron Block w/ Cast Iron Sleeve
Bore & Stroke 4.19" x 5.00"
Displacement 4.5 Liters
Aspiration Turbocharged
Air Cleaner Heavy Duty Replaceable Dry Element
Oil Capacity (w/ Oil Filter) 6.7 qts.
Recommended Engine Oil SAE 15W-40
Exhaust Outlet 2" OD Muffler Outlet
Frequency Control +/- 0.5%
Coolant Capacity Approx. 13 Qts
Cooling Fan Pusher Type
Battery Charging Alternator Standard - 90 Amps
Cold Weather Starting Aid Glow Plugs
Fuel Diesel
Starting System Electric

Consumption at 1/2 load 2.0 gal/hr
Consumption at 3/4 load 2.6 gal/hr
Consumption at full load 3.5 gal/hr

Control Panel
Key Start Standard
Hour Meter Standard
Circuit Breaker 10 Amps - Resetable

Installation Data
Fuel Inlet Hose Size 3/8"
Fuel Return Hose Size 5/16"
Minimum Power Lead Size 2/0 AWG
No. Power Lead Conductors 4
Exhaust Outlet 2" OD Muffler Outlet
Coolant Recommendation Mixture: 1/2 Anti-Freeze & 1/2 Water
Radiator Dimensions
(L x D x H)
22-3/4" x 9-1/2" x 24"
Fuel Inlet & Return Location
(Facing Radiator)
Exhaust Direction
(Facing Radiator)
Power Output Location (Facing Radiator) Back-Side
Service Points
(Facing Radiator)
Oil Fill: Left-Side
Oil Drain:Left-Side
Air Filter: Left-Side
Oil Filter: Left-Side
Fuel Filter: Left-Side
Battery Type 12 VDC - 575 CCA - Not Included
Engine Oil Type SAE 15W-40

Worldwide Support Network 4,000 Service Locations
Engine Warranty 2 Year
Generator Warranty 1 Year
100% Coverage for Parts & Labor Standard

Length 76"
Width 36"
Height 46"
Dry weight 2,485 lbs


E-Mail Address:  

Central Maine Diesel
29 Carey Circle
Hampden, ME 04444

Phone: 1-207-941-1188
Fax: 1-207-941-1189

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