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GX270 (9 hp)

Continuing to offer exceptional power, fuel consumption and emissions.

GX270 Features and applications

Features

Digital CDI ignition system with variable timing
Precision camshaft design for precise valve timing and optimal valve overlap
Ball-bearing supported crankshaft for improved stability
Dual oil drains and fill
Multiple charging coil options

Applications

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

GX270 Specifications

Engine type air-cooled 4-stroke overhead valve single cylinder
Bore x Stroke 77 x 58 mm (3 x 2.3 in)
Displacement 270 cc (16.5 cu-in)
Net power output GCALK : 6.0 kW (8.0 hp) @ 3 600 rpmGCBGT : 6.3 kW (8.4 hp) @ 3 600 rpm
Net torque GCALK : 17.7 Nm (13.1 lb-ft) @ 2 500 rpmGCBGT : 19.1 Nm (14.1 lb-ft) @ 2 500 rpm
PTO shaft rotation counterclockwise (from PTO shaft side)
Compression ratio GCALK : 8.2 : 1GCBGT : 8.5 : 1
Fuel tank capacity 5.3 L (1.2 CA gal, 1.4 US gal)
Carburetor horizontal type butterfly valve
Ignition system GCALK : Transistorized magnetoGCBGT : C.D.I. (Capacitor discharge ignition) type magneto ignition
Lubrication system forced splash
Governor system centrifugal mechanical
Oil capacity 1.1 L (0.97 qt (Imp), 1.16 US qt)
Fuel unleaded gasoline with a pump octane rating of 86 or higher

GX270 Engine types / Horizontal Crankshaft

Model code PTO type PTO diameter/taper PTO reduction Starter Oil alert (shut down) Air filter type
straight 1" 6 to 1 recoil yes dual element
straight 1" no recoil yes dual element
straight 1" no recoil/electric yes dual element
straight 1" no recoil no dual element
straight 1" no recoil/electric yes dual element
straight 1" no recoil yes cyclone
straight 22 mm with clutch 2 to 1 recoil no dual element
Gx270ut2 h type
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PTO type straight
PTO diameter/taper 1"
PTO reduction 6 to 1
PTO bolt size M8 x 1.25 mm
Starter recoil
Oil alert (shut down) yes
Air filter type dual element
Muffler type standard
Loading coil no
Dry weight 26.5 kg (58.4 lb)
Model code GCBGT
Gx270ut2 q type
X2702QA Download diagram
PTO type straight
PTO diameter/taper 1"
PTO reduction no
PTO bolt size 7/16 - 20 UNF
Starter recoil
Oil alert (shut down) yes
Air filter type dual element
Muffler type standard
Loading coil no
Dry weight 25.8 kg (57 lb)
Model code GCBGT
Gx270ut2 q type
X2702QAE Download diagram
PTO type straight
PTO diameter/taper 1"
PTO reduction no
PTO bolt size 7/16 - 20 UNF
Starter recoil/electric
Oil alert (shut down) yes
Air filter type dual element
Muffler type standard
Loading coil 3A
Dry weight 25.8 kg (57 lb)
Model code GCBGT
Gx270ut2 q type
X2702QH Download diagram
PTO type straight
PTO diameter/taper 1"
PTO reduction no
PTO bolt size 7/16 - 20 UNF
Starter recoil
Oil alert (shut down) no
Air filter type dual element
Muffler type standard
Loading coil no
Dry weight 25.8 kg (57 lb)
Model code GCBGT
Gx270ut2 q type
X2702QXB Download diagram
PTO type straight
PTO diameter/taper 1"
PTO reduction no
PTO bolt size 7/16 - 20 UNF
Starter recoil/electric
Oil alert (shut down) yes
Air filter type dual element
Muffler type standard
Loading coil 10A
Dry weight 25.8 kg (57 lb)
Model code GCBGT
Gx270ut2 q type
X2702QXC Download diagram
PTO type straight
PTO diameter/taper 1"
PTO reduction no
PTO bolt size 7/16 - 20 UNF
Starter recoil
Oil alert (shut down) yes
Air filter type cyclone
Muffler type standard
Loading coil no
Dry weight 25.8 kg (57 lb)
Model code GCBGT
Gx270ut2 r type
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PTO type straight
PTO diameter/taper 22 mm with clutch
PTO reduction 2 to 1
PTO bolt size M8 x 1.25 mm
Starter recoil
Oil alert (shut down) no
Air filter type dual element
Muffler type standard
Loading coil no
Dry weight 30 kg (66.1 lb)
Model code GCBGT