"The Honda 196cc GX Series OHV commercial-grade 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 application is for non-Honda water pumps ideal for US made centrifugal pumps. Cylinders qty. 1, Lubrication System Forced splash, Shaft Length in. 2 27/64, Engine Displacement cc 196, Air Cleaner Type Dual element, Compression Ratio 8.51, Shaft Diameter in. 5/8 threaded, Choke Control Manual, Oil Capacity qt. 0.63, Governor System Centrifugal mechanical, Muffler Included Standard, spark arrester, Cooling System Air cooled, Rated Power HP 5.5, Engine Type GX series OHV commercial-duty, Fuel Tank Standard, Application NonHonda water pumps, Low Oil Shutdown Yes, Max. RPM 3,600, Ignition System Electronic, Bore x Stroke in. 2.7 x 2.1, Cylinder Bore Cast iron, Fuel Type Gasoline, Crankshaft T type, Start Type Recoil, Throttle Control Manual, Bolt Circle in. 3 5/8, Carburetor Float, Torque ft./lbs. 9.10 @ 2,500 RPM, PTO Height in. 4 11/64, Shaft Rotation From PTO Shaft Side Counterclockwise, Fuel Tank Capacity qt. 3.3, Mounting Base L x W in. 6 3/8 x 3 5/32 to 3 11/32, EPA/CARB Approval California Air Resource Board Yes, Dimensions L x W x H in. 12 5/8 x 14 13/16 x 13 3/16, Shaft Output Horizontal. Honda 196cc GX OHV air-cooled, 4-stroke, horizontal engine Automatic decompression for easy starting Heavy-duty ball bearing supported crankshaft Double walled heavy-duty tank with in tank fuel strainer 50-state compliant engine"
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