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 push mower 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 3 locations. 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. Below the exhaust and behind the air cleaner
(800 - 1600 Series™, Power Built™, Intek™, Intek™ I/C®, Intek™ Pro)
Now that you have located your model number...