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Champion Power Equipment

Model #100247

5500-Watt Generator

Versatility and power are yours with the Champion 5500-watt portable generator. Rely on the Champion 338cc engine and enjoy up to 10 hours of run time at 50% load with a noise level of 74 dBA. Featuring VoltGuard™ and a voltmeter, this generator is your perfect portable power solution.


Designed for safety

Includes a low-oil shut-off sensor and has a 1.2-quart oil capacity (recommended 10W-30)

Reliable and powerful

At 6500 starting watts and 5500 running watts, enjoy up to 10 hours of run time on a full tank of gasoline with a noise level of 74 dBA from 23 feet


120/240V 30A and 120V 30A locking outlets and two 120V 20A outlets

Volt Guard™

Prevents overloads and keeps your valuable equipment safe from voltage spikes, plus a voltmeter allows you to monitor power output at a glance

Champion Support

Includes 3-year limited warranty with FREE lifetime technical support from dedicated experts


The Champion Power Equipment 100247 5500-Watt Portable Generator with Wheel Kit is designed with versatility and convenience in mind. An ideal companion for your next weekend project or wherever you might need additional power, the 338cc Champion single-cylinder OHV engine will provide the power you need to back up your home essentials.

Champion’s Cold Start Technology ensures a quick start in cold weather, the Volt Guard™ built-in surge protector prevents overloads and keeps your equipment safe from spikes in voltage and the voltmeter allows you to easily monitor power output anytime.

At 6500 starting watts and 5500 running watts, this unit can take care of your essentials during an outage – lights, sump pump, refrigerator, modem/router, furnace blower, fan, TV/DVD and computer. Not only that, but the Volt Guard™ built-in surge protector prevents overloads and keeps your equipment safe from spikes in voltage.

Available outlets include two locking outlets - a 120/240V 30A (L14-30R) and a 120V 30A (L5-30R) plus two 120V 20A household outlets (5-20R).

Fill up the 6.1-gallon tank of gasoline and enjoy up to 10 hours of power at 50% load. From 23 feet, the noise level is 74 dBA, about as loud as a vacuum cleaner.

Designed for safety with a low oil shut-off sensor plus an included oil funnel, this unit has a 1.2-quart oil capacity (recommended 10W-30).

This generator is EPA certified. Buy with confidence - Champion Support and our nationwide network of service centers will back your purchase up with a 3-year limited warranty and FREE lifetime technical support.

What’s included

  • Oil Funnel
  • Wheel Kit


Gasoline Starting Watts 6500W
Gasoline Running Watts 5500W
Gasoline Starting Amps at 120V 54.2A
Gasoline Starting Amps at 240V 27.1A
Gasoline Running Amps at 120V 45.8A
Gasoline Running Amps at 240V 22.9A
Volts 120/240
Frequency 60Hz
Outlets 120/240V 30A Locking (L14-30R), 120V 30A Locking (L5-30R), 120V 20A Duplex (5-20R) (2)
GFCI Outlets No
Covered Outlets No
Covered Circuit Breakers No
Gasoline Run Time at 1/2 Load 9.5 h.
Noise Level 74.0 dBA
Parallel Capability No
DC Operation No
Voltmeter Yes
Automatic Voltage Regulation Yes
Battery No
Start Type Recoil
Engine Brand Champion
Engine Size 338cc
Engine Type 4-stroke
Engine Speed 3600
Fuel Type Gasoline
Fuel Gauge No
Gasoline Capacity 6.0 gal.
Gasoline Tank Material Steel
Engine Oil Type 10W-30
Engine Oil Capacity 1.2 qt.
Engine Oil Included No
Low Oil Shut-Off Yes
Wheels Yes
Wheel Type Solid
Wheel Diameter 8.0 in.
PGMA G300-2018 Compliant No
CSA Listing Yes
EPA Certified Yes
CARB Compliant No


Length 29.8 in.
Width 26.4 in.
Height 25.6 in.
Weight 160.1 lb.