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Customer Reviews for Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 240cc, GX Series, 1in. x 3 31/64in. Shaft, Model# GX240UT2QA2

Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 240cc, GX Series, 1in. x 3 31/64in. Shaft, Model# GX240UT2QA2

Item# 6086
The Honda 240cc 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 applications include pressure washers, compressors, go-karts, log splitters and chipper/shredders. Fuel Tank Standard White, Shaft Diameter in. 1, Bore x Stroke in. 2.9 x 2.3, Oil Capacity qt. 1.16, PTO Height in. 5 1/4, Auto Compression Release Yes, Rated Power HP 7.1, Bolt Circle in. 5, 6 1/2, Cylinder Bore Cast iron, Dimensions L x W x H in. 15 x 16 7/8 x 16 1/8, Compression Ratio 8.21, Throttle Control Remote wire, Fuel Tank Capacity qt. 5.6, Air Cleaner Type Dual element, Ignition System Electronic, Application Chipper, shredder, pressure washer, compressor, Cylinders qty. 1, Fuel Type Gasoline, Fuel Filter Fuel tank filler neck strainer, Max. RPM 3,600, Muffler Included Standard, exhaust pipe protector, spark arrestor, deflector, Engine Type GX series OHV-commercial duty, Shaft Length in. 3 31/64, Shaft Output Horizontal, Governor System Centrifugal mechanical, Shaft Keyway in. 1/4, Shaft Rotation From PTO Shaft Side Counterclockwise, Low Oil Alert Yes, Engine Displacement cc 240, Crankshaft Q-type, Choke Control Manual, Lubrication System Forced splash, Start Type Recoil, Torque ft./lbs. 11.30 @ 2,500 RPM, Carburetor Float, external vent, Cooling System Air cooled, Low Oil Shutdown Yes, EPA/CARB Approval California Air Resource Board Yes, Mounting Base L x W in. 7 11/16 x 3 3/16 to 3 11/16, Shaft End Tapped Diameter in./Threads per inch 7/16-20. Honda 240cc GX OHV air-cooled, 4-stroke, horizontal engine Precision camshaft design for precise valve timing, optimal valve overlap and better fuel economy OHV design for increased efficiency and optimal power transfer High compression ratio for better fuel efficiency Low vibration from precision-engineered components Ball bearing-supported crankshaft for greater stability Large capacity, multi-chamber exhaust system for a low noise level Sophisticated air intake system Oil Alert for extra engine protection Carburetor filter and chamber coating help protect against fuel impurities Cast iron cylinder sleeve Dual element air filter Simple throttle control Double walled heavy-duty 5.6-qt. tank with in-tank fuel strainer Large automotive-style fuel cap for easy filling Dual oil fills and drains for quick oil changes Easily accessible spark plug Ergonomic recoil design for easy starts Automatic decompression for easy starting 50-state compliant engine CARB and EPA certified
Average Customer Rating:
4.6 out of 5
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Customer Reviews for Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 240cc, GX Series, 1in. x 3 31/64in. Shaft, Model# GX240UT2QA2
Review 1 for Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 240cc, GX Series, 1in. x 3 31/64in. Shaft, Model# GX240UT2QA2
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

Honda 240GX

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July 20, 2009
By Bedwards
from Henderson, NC
"I have been using this engine for over 8 years to run pumps to pressure test waterlines that we install. I have seen many pumps worn out from non-stop running for hours on end to pump up 48" to 102" pipe lines. We just change the pressure pump and keep runnig this same engine. We have never covered this engine up. We have always left it out in the weather hardly ever changed the oil in it and it will start ever time on the 1st or 2nd pull every time.
This is a well built engine and I highly recommend it as a trouble free engine.
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Review 2 for Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 240cc, GX Series, 1in. x 3 31/64in. Shaft, Model# GX240UT2QA2
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

Fantastic small engine

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April 21, 2008
By metalhead
from Suburb of Minneapolis
"Like the other Honda engines I have, this one was no different. It starts easy, runs smooth and has plenty of power for it's size. If you're looking for a small engine, even though they cost a little more than other brands, don't look any further than a Honda."
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Review 3 for Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 240cc, GX Series, 1in. x 3 31/64in. Shaft, Model# GX240UT2QA2
Overall Rating:
5 / 5
5 / 5

Honda GX240 Horizontal Engine

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January 21, 2008
By abc123
from Acworth,GA
"I have been using this engine on concrete finishing machine's for 10 plus year's
and never once have I had a problem. I have found Honda small engines to be the most reliable they never let me down.
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Review 4 for Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 240cc, GX Series, 1in. x 3 31/64in. Shaft, Model# GX240UT2QA2
Overall Rating:
4 / 5
4 / 5

honda horizontal engine

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October 29, 2007
By elias
from miami
"very good producto and very price"
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Review 5 for Honda Horizontal OHV Engine - 240cc, GX Series, 1in. x 3 31/64in. Shaft, Model# GX240UT2QA2
Overall Rating:
4 / 5
4 / 5

good engine

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October 29, 2007
By bulldog
from louisiana
"I really like this engine it worked for the application that i need it for.
it always started the first pull. I would refer this engine to a friend.
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