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Generator Services & Maintenance

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Solent Power Generator Servicing

At Solent Power we have a wealth of experience providing maintenance and servicing for your diesel generators.

Located in Southampton, Hampshire and serving the South of the UK we can help you with your planned generator servicing, electrical and mechanical repairs and emergency breakdowns.

We have experienced generator engineers that can provide round the clock support for your business.

Whether you need fixed price routine servicing of your diesel generators or an emergency generator repair or breakdown, we will support you with everything you need.
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Better Generator Servicing at Competitive Prices

Have you experienced issues with your generator?

  • Fixed price diesel generator servicing from £250* — Upfront costs with no hidden charges.
  • Full generator service contracts including maintenance, technical support and out of hours cover — Industry leading agreements that value customer relationships.
  • 24/7 emergency breakdown cover with up to 4 hour response times — You can rely on us to be there when you need us the most. Your Power Is Our Priority.
  • One point of contact for all of your generator servicing requirements — No need to explain your problems again and again to different members of staff.
  • Comprehensive reporting — Our generator service checklist ensures that every visual and operational test is recorded and the results are sent to you electronically in an easy, readable format for your records.
For generator maintenance advice and support, contact us today.
Generator Services & Maintenance

Solent Power's Generator Servicing Promise

Diesel Generator Servicing in Hampshire

Our generator engineers are extremely thorough when servicing your diesel generator. We work using a servicing checklist that contains over 70 individual check to make during your generator service.

This generator service checklist contains a combination of mechanical checks for the engine in addition to a range of electrical checks and tests that ensure correct operation, electrical safety and protection for the engine.

By adopting a thorough approach to generator maintenance, we can bring any potential issues to your attention before they become a major cause for concern or point of failure.

This allows repairs to be planned in at your convenience to minimize disruption to your operations.

If you would like to know more about any specific checks we make during our service visit please contact us.

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  • Status check on controller, aux equipment and switchgear to ensure system is healthy and without faults.
  • Run Hours and service history to determine the level of maintenance required.
  • Compliance check of entire installation to ensure your installation safe and doesn’t present any hazards to the operator.
  • Fluid levels and condition checks including complimentary Sampling and Analysis to ensure that your fuel, oil and coolant is free from contaminants that could prevent operation.
  • Cooling system check. Ensuring your radiator core is clean and without corrosion, coolant levels, pump operation and checking fan belt condition and tension to ensure adequate cooling during operation. Overheating is a common cause of engine failure.
  • Starting system including battery test to ensure battery condition and starting capability.
  • Battery charger and water heater checks. A common issue causing starting failure is attributed to failed charger or water heater operation.
  • Hoses and mechanical linkages are checked for integrity, leaving no point of weakness that may become a point of failure during operation.
  • Electrical checks are made to ensure that all switchgear, cables and components are adequately rated and suitable for purpose and that breaker protections are set correctly to prevent the alternator and cables from overloads and fault conditions.
  • Running checks are made to ensure that your generator starts when called upon and runs without any issues.
  • A clean down of your equipment to remove unwanted debris or contaminants that could cause harm or degrade components in your generator.

We can also provide load bank testing inclusive of your generator service agreement or as an additional service should this be required.

If you would like to know more about any specific checks we make during our service visit, please contact us.
Servicing a large range of diesel generator brands

What Equipment do we support?

We cover an extensive range of equipment from old machines to new generators. Our engineers are experienced with diagnosing and repairing mechanical and electrical issues including faults with your electrical switchgear and transfer controls. Our electrical experience is a strength at Solent Power and we believe that it gives us a better service offering.

We can provide support for various popular brands including Perkins Generators, FG Wilson generators, SDMO generators, Himoinsa Yanmar generators, Cummins generators, Teksan Generators, Hyundai diesel generators, Caterpillar generators, FPT, Aksa, JCB, Deutz and many more.

From old generator systems to new electronic control systems, we have the capability to diagnose and repair issues or even provide cost effective retrofit upgrades where desired.

Our engineers have the knowledge and experience to upgrade old generator control systems to new deep sea electronics generator controls, COMAP generator control systems, or DEIF generator controls sometimes done by our engineers in a single day on site.

The new controllers can extend generator lifetimes and provide increased reliability and usability for the operator.

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Your power is our priority

What does this mean to us?

Our approach to customers is always focused on finding the best solution to help you, which means that we listen and understand your needs, pain points and concerns to address the problems as if they were our own. By taking this level of interest and commitment we go the extra mile to deliver outstanding service.

By having honest and ethical values we pride ourselves in having strong trusting relationships with our clients that makes for easy conversation and problem solving that creates a feeling of teamwork working toward mutual goals.

There is no bigger satisfaction than solving generator issues or concerns for our customers and this is the reason for everything that we do at Solent power.

If you need any support with your generators or would like any advice please speak to us about how we could help you with a no obligation discussion about your generator requirements.

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