Generac 7173 13kW Air-Cooled Standby Generator *DISCONTINUED*

    By Generac | Mfr#: 7173 | Tiger#: TS71695
    • 13/13kW Air-Cooled Standby Generator GEN7173-
    • With transfer switch


    • Maximum power of 13,000 watts
    • Runs on natural gas or liquid propane
    • 816cc G-Force engine
    • Less than 5% total harmonic distortion
    • Aluminum enclosure
    • Remote monitoring
    • Certifications: UL, CUL, EPA
    • Optional 100-Amp or 200-Amp switch
    More Product Details What's Included
    • Product Options
    Availability:Out Of Stock
    Ships Out Within: Discontinued
    Tiger Supplies no longer carries this item

    California Proposition 65 WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and reproductive harm. For more information go to

    Overview for Generac 7173 13kW Air-Cooled Standby Generator

    Make sure that the necessities are sufficiently powered during an outage with the Generac 13kW Air-Cooled Standby Generator. More affordable than central air conditioning, it offers essential back-up protection for homes and instantly powers up using electronic ignition within seconds of sensing power loss. The pre-lubricated 816cc G-Force engine requires less maintenance, while still able to power up to 13,000 watts on LPG and NG.

    This Guardian Series standby generator has less than 5% total harmonic distortion for smoother performance, impressive power quality and lower fuel consumption at 154 cu. ft/hr. on NG and 1.54 gal/hr. on LPG. It has smart controls and a multi-lingual LCD display that makes it easy to track, monitor, and record generator status. Safety features also include high-temperature shutdown, low oil shutdown, and remote monitoring via PC, tablet, and smartphone anywhere in the world.

    Place this compact and stylish aluminum generator near the home with no problem. It has an SAE weather-protective enclosure with a convenient lift-out front for easy maintenance. It also comes with a quiet, critical grade muffler, integral sediment trap, and a 14” flexible fuel line connector.

    Please Note: Tiger Supplies will not ship Non-CARB Compliant generators to California.

    Configuration Options

    The Generac 13kW Air-Cooled Standby Generator comes in three packages with an option for a 100-Amp Transfer Switch or a 200-Amp Service Rated Smart Switch. Kindly select your package from the drop-down list above.

    • 7173: No Transfer Switch; UL/EPA/CUL Compliant
    • 7174: With 100-Amp Transfer Switch; UL/EPA/CUL Compliant
    • 7175: With 200-Amp Service Rated Smart Switch; UL/EPA/Non-CUL Compliant

    Specifications (LP/NG)


    10/9 kW


    13/13 kW


    16/16 kW


    20/18 kW


    22/19.5 kW

    100 Amp Transfer SwitchYesYesYes--
    200 Amp Service Rated Smart Switch-YesYesYesYes
    Voltage (Single Phase)120/240V120/240V120/240V120/240V120/240V
    Amps @ 240V LP/NG41.7 / 37.554.2 / 54.266.6 / 66.283.3 / 7591.6 / 81.3
    Engine / Alternator RPM3,6003,6003,6003,6003,600
    EngineGenerac G-ForceGenerac G-ForceGenerac G-ForceGenerac G-ForceGenerac G-Force
    Engine Displacement460cc816cc816cc999cc999cc
    Fuel Consumption @ 100% Load NG cu. ft/hr127225245301327
    Fuel Consumption @ 100% Load LPG gal/hr1.482.452.993.563.90
    Quiet Test ModeYesYesYesYesYes
    Dimensions (L x W x H)48" x 25" x 29"48" x 25" x 29"48" x 25" x 29"48" x 25" x 29"48" x 25" x 29"
    Weight (lbs.)338385420448466
    Standard with Mobile LinkYesYesYesYesYes