Honda GX160 Engine - 2:1 Gear Reduction - GX160 LX2

Price $419.99

Honda’s GX series engines are legendary for superior reliability and performance. And there’s no doubt about it: the GX160 lives up to the legend. Lower noise levels, lower vibration, and lower emissions – without sacrificing power output or performance.

Common Applications

  • Pressure washers
  • Commercial lawn and garden equipment
  • Tillers / cultivators
  • Generators
  • Construction / industrial equipment
  • Agricultural equipment
  • Water pumps

Fuel Efficient, High Output Operation

  • New design offers even better fuel economy than before!
  • Precision camshaft design offers precise valve timing and optimal valve overlap for better fuel efficency
  • OHV design for increased efficiency and optimal power transfer
  • High compression ratio for better fuel efficiency

Smooth Performance

  • Precision engineered components result in lower vibration
  • Reduced piston weight and precision balanced crankshaft result in lower engine vibration
  • Ball bearing supported crankshaft for greater stability

Exceptionally Quiet

  • Aluminum push rodes reduce both valve clearance and noise level.
  • New enhancements to the muffler, breather valve, and case cover reduce noise level
  • Reduced mechanical noise due to light weight, noise-reducing materials
  • Forged steel crankshaft and rigid crankcase
  • Helical cut gears
  • Sophisticated air intake system

Proven Reliability

  • Oil Alert
  • New carburetor chamber coating and carburetor filter help to protect against fuel impurities
  • Cast iron cylinder sleeve
  • High quality materials, fit, and finish
  • Dual element air cleaner
  • Fuel Valve
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty

Easy to Use and Maintain

  • Simple throttle control
  • Large fuel tanks
  • Large automotive type fuel cap
  • Dual oil drains and fill
  • Easy, convenient, heavy duty control box
  • Easily accessible spark plug

Easy Starting

  • Heavy duty recoil starter
  • Ergonomic, easy to grip recoil rope design
  • Automatic mechanical de-compression system

Emissions Compliant

  • Lower emissions, higher power output!
  • CARB and EPA certified
  • No catalyst necessary
Honda GX Horizontal EngineSingle Cylinders
  • 4-Cycle OHV Engine 
  • Air Cooling System
  • 163 CCs
  • 4.8 HP
  • 7.6 Lbs Net Torque
  • Cast Iron Cylinder Bore
  • Bore 2.7 Inches
  • Stroke 1.7 Inches
  • 8.5:1 Compression Ratio
  • Recoil Starting System
  • Transistorized Magneto Ignition System
  • Splash Lubrication
  • No Oil Filter
  • 19.5 oz Oil Capacity
  • Butterfly Carburetor
  • Muffler Included
  • Integrated Cyclonic Air Cleaner
  • .825 Fuel Tank Included 
  • Crankshaft Rotation CounterCounterclockwise
  • 2:1 Gear Reduction
  • Shaft Size - 20mm x 2-3/32 Inches
  • Type - Straight
  • PTO Height - 4-11/64 Inches

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GX160LX2 Horizontal 2:1 Gear Reduction Engine