Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 163cc/GX Series - Model GX160UT2QX2

Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 163cc/GX Series - Model GX160UT2QX2

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Brand: Honda
Product Code: GX160UT2QX2
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Price: $229.00$279.00 Ex Tax: $229.00

The Honda 163cc GX Series OHV Commercial-Grade Horizontal Engine is designed for the most demanding commercial applications. It has set an industry standard for reliability and durability. Overhead Valve design offers cooler, fuel-efficient operation and cast iron cylinder sleeve provides longer service life. The GX is reliable, easy starting and quiet running. Meets EPA and CARB emission levels standards. This legendary engine has earned the reputation as the preferred engine for construction equipment. Common applications include pressure washers, compressors, log splitters and chipper/shredders.

Insist on the Best

Superior Performance: Better fuel efficiency. Higher power output. Quieter performance. Easier use. No matter how you define superior engine performance, Honda engines set the standard, with best-in-class engineering and technology.

Legendary Easy Starting:  Honda engines are renowned for being consistently easy to start. With a unique automatic mechanical decompression system, heavy-duty recoil ropes and advanced variable ignition timing, Honda engines are designed with quick, easy starts in mind.

Environmental Focus: Honda is committed to producing one engine for use in all 50 states. Honda engines meet the new, more stringent CARB emission requirements, and will be ready for the future lower EPA and CARB standards as they are introduced. Additionally, Honda engines meet CARB exhaust emission requirements without the use of a catalytic converter.

A Brand You Can Trust
Superior Reliability and Quality: 
Honda sets the standard for reliable, hard-working engines, built with high-quality components designed for optimum performance in the harshest environments. Honda stands behind its engines with an industry-leading 3-year limited commercial warranty on all GX engines 100cc and larger.

Nationwide Parts and Service Support: Honda understands the importance of getting you back to work quickly. Honda has a vast nationwide support network of over 14,000 dealers. From parts to service, Honda engine dealers are there to assist you whenever and wherever you need it.

Features + Benefits:

  •  Honda 163cc OHV air-cooled, 4-stroke, horizontal engine
  •  Fuel efficient, high-output operation with precision camshaft design and a high compression ratio
  •  OHV design delivers increased efficiency and optimal power transfer
  •  Smooth performance and reduced vibration from precision-balanced crankshaft and reduced piston weight
  •  Ball bearing-supported crankshaft offers greater stability
  •  Aluminum push roads reduce both valve clearance and noise level
  •  Muffler, breather valve, case cover, air intake system, rigid crankcase, helical-cut gears and lightweight materials are also designed to reduce noise level 
  •  Oil alert protects engine
  •  Carburetor coating and filter help protect fuel from impurities
  •  Cast iron cylinder sleeve
  •  Reliability comes from high-quality materials, fit and finish
  •  Dual-element air cleaner
  •  Easy to use and maintain with simple throttle control, large fuel tanks, wide-mouth automotive-style fuel cap, dual oil fills and drains, easy to use control box and easily accessible spark plug
  •  Get quick starts with the heavy-duty recoil starter with ergonomic design and automatic decompression system
  •  50-state compliant engine

Key Specs:

  • Ship Weight: 40.0 lbs
  • Engine Displacement (cc): 163
  • Start Type: Recoil
  • Application    : Pressure washer, compressor, log splitter, chipper/shredder
  • Engine Type: GX series OHV commercial-duty
  • Rated Power (HP): 4.8
  • Torque (ft./lbs.)    : 7.60 at 2,500 RPM
  • Shaft Output: Horizontal
  • Crankshaft: Q-type
  • Shaft Diameter (in.): 3/4
  • Shaft Length (in.): 2 7/16
  • Shaft Keyway (in.): 3/16
  • Shaft End Tapped (Diameter (in.)/Threads per inch): 5/16–24
  • Shaft Rotation (From PTO Shaft Side): Counterclockwise
  • PTO Height (in.)    : 4 11/64
  • Bearing Type: Ball
  • Cylinders (qty.): 1
  • Cylinder Bore: Cast iron
  • Bore x Stroke (in.): 2.7 x 1.8
  • Compression Ratio: 9:1
  • Cooling System: Air cooled
  • Air Cleaner Type: Dual element
  • Fuel Tank: Standard (White)
  • Fuel Type: Gasoline
  • Fuel Tank Capacity (qt.): 3.3
  • Oil Capacity (qt.): 0.61
  • Lubrication System: Forced splash
  • Low Oil Shutdown: Yes
  • Ignition System: Electronic
  • Governor System: Centrifugal mechanical
  • Carburetor    : Float, external vent
  • Throttle Control: Remote (wire)
  • Choke Control: Manual
  • Max. RPM: 3,600
  • Muffler Included    : Yes, (standard)
  • Auto Compression Release: Yes
  • Bolt Circle (in.): 3 5/8
  • Mounting Base L x W (in.): 6 3/8 x 3 5/32 to 3 11/32
  • Dimensions L x W x H (in.): 12 x 13 3/8 x 12 1/2
  • EPA/CARB Approval (California Air Resource Board): Yes

Additional Information:
Dimensions and Performance Curve (PDF Download)

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