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GCV160 (5 hp)

Powerful yet lightweight, it brings solid performance to demanding home applications like mowers and pressure washers.

GCV160 Features and applications


Unique overhead cam design helps reduce fuel consumption
The world's first general purpose engine internal timing belt
Proven lifetime timing belt design
Auto Choke System available
Automatic mechanical decompression


Pressure washers
Lawn mowers
Agricultural equipment
Forestry equipment

GCV160 Specifications

Engine type air-cooled 4-stroke overhead valve single cylinder
Bore x Stroke 64 x 50 mm (2.5 x 2 in)
Displacement 160 cc (9.8 cu-in)
Net power output 3.4 kW (4.6 hp) @ 3 600 rpm
Net torque 9.4 Nm (6.9 lb-ft) @ 2 500 rpm
PTO shaft rotation counterclockwise (from PTO shaft side)
Compression ratio 8.5 : 1
Fuel tank capacity 1.8 L (0.4 CA gal, 0.5 US gal)
Carburetor horizontal type butterfly valve
Ignition system transistorized magneto
Lubrication system splash
Governor system centrifugal mechanical
Oil capacity 0.5 L (0.4 qt (Imp), 0.5 US qt)
Fuel unleaded gasoline with a pump octane rating of 86 or higher

GCV160 Engine types / Vertical Crankshaft

Model code PTO type PTO diameter/taper PTO reduction Starter Oil alert (shut down) Air filter type
straight 25 mm no recoil no paper
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PTO type straight
PTO diameter/taper 25 mm
PTO reduction no
PTO bolt size 3/8 - 24 UNF 2B TAP
Starter recoil
Oil alert (shut down) no
Air filter type paper
Muffler type with spark arrestor
Loading coil no
Dry weight 10 kg (22 lb)
Model code GJARA