Honda Engine 8HP

Honda Engine 8HP


Product Description:

Honda GX Series engines are designed for the most demanding commercial applications. Originally developed in 1983, the legendary Honda GX engine has earned the reputation as the #1 most preferred engine for construction and rental equipment.


  • Honda OHV Commercial‐grade engine
  • Horizontal shaft
  • Electronic ignition/Oil Alert
  • EPA/CARB compliant
  • 2 Year Commercial Warranty


  • Cement mixers and trowels
  • Air compressors
  • Water pumps
  • Agricultural equipment
  • Blowers/vacs
  • Pressure washers
  • Generators
  • Go‐Karts
  • Concrete saws
  • Chippers/shredders
  • Plus many other construction applications


  • GX240K1 LH (#5296051602)
  • GX240K1 QD (#5296051603)

Model GX240
Description Code GC04
Engine Type 4-stroke, overhead valve, single-cylinder
Length x Width x Height 360 x 420 x 410 (mm)
Dry Weight 23.5 kg (51.8 lb)
Displacement 242cc
Bore x Stroke 73 x 58 (mm)
Max. Output 8.0 HP/3.600 rpm.
Max. Torque 1.7kg-m (12.29ft-lb)/2,500 rpm.
Fuel Consumption 230 g/HPh (0.7 lb/HPh)
Cooling System Forced Air
Ignition System Transistorized magneto
PTO shaft rotation Counterclockwise
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