Honda GX Series Horizontal OHV Engine – 196cc, 3/4in. X 2 7/16in. Shaft

Honda GX Series Horizontal OHV Engine – 196cc, 3/4in. X 2 7/16in. Shaft


Honda GX Series Horizontal OHV Engine – 196cc, 3/4in. X 2 7/16in. Shaft

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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 applications include pressure washers, compressors, go-karts, log splitters and chipper/shredders.

What’s Included
  • (1) Engine, Model# GX200UT2QX2
Designed for Longer Life


Honda’s Experience Counts

There are many reasons to insist on genuine Honda engines — reasons like less down time, lower costs of ownership and better performance. As the world’s largest engine manufacturer, Honda offers more engine experience than anyone, experience born on racetracks and roadways around the globe. Honda has a well-earned reputation for engine quality and performance. When you choose a Honda engine, or a product powered by Honda, you know what you’re getting: an engine you can count on, now and in the future.

Commercial-Grade Honda GX Series

The Honda GX Series OHV commercial-grade engine is designed to perform in the most demanding commercial applications and has set the industry standard for reliability and durability. It’s the preferred engine for construction equipment, pressure washers, compressors, go-karts, log splitters and more.


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.

Gets you on the road faster


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.

1 Year Consumer Limited Warranty


Features for Honda GX Series Horizontal OHV Engine — 196cc, 3/4in. x 2 7/16in. Shaft, Model# GX200UT2QX2

  • 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 3.3-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
Key Specs
Item# 9837
Brand Honda Engines
Manufacturer’s Warranty 3 year limited warranty
Ship Weight 40.0 lbs
Engine Displacement (cc) 196
Start Type Recoil
Application Pressure washer, compressor, log splitter
Engine Type GX series OHV commercial-duty
Net Power Output (HP) 5.5 (4.1 kW) at 3,600 RPM
Net Torque (lbs./ft.) 9.1 (12.4 Nm) at 2,500 RPM
Shaft Output Horizontal
Crankshaft Q-type
Shaft Diameter (in.) 3/4
Shaft Length (in.) 2 7/16
Shaft Keyway (in.) 3/16in.; 4.78mm x 4.78mm x 38mm
Shaft Rotation (From PTO Shaft Side) Counterclockwise
PTO Height (in.) 4 11/64
Cylinders (qty.) 1
Cylinder Bore Cast iron
Bore x Stroke (in.) 2.7 x 2.1
Compression Ratio 8.5:1
Cooling System Air cooled

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