Knowing the model number of your Briggs & Stratton engine will make it easy to order maintenance or repair parts either online or from your local dealer. The engine model number is generally a number stamped into metal directly on your engine. Some engines come with a cover or "shroud". It should be noted that these covers come in a variety of colors, sizes and shapes. Regardless of your cover the engine model number will be in one of 5 locations. The following is an example of what the engine model number looks like:
How To Locate Your Engine Model Number
STEP 1: Other Engines
STEP 2: Find Your Model Number and Search
Where to Locate Your Engine Model
Stamped into the valve cover
Stamped into the valve cover. Below the exhaust and behind the air cleaner.
(800-1600 Series™, Power Builty™, Intek™, Intek™ I/C®, Intek™ Pro)
Now that you have located your model number...