How To Locate Your Rider Mower Engine Model Number

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:


STEP 1: Horizontal Shaft Engines


STEP 2: Find Your Model Number and Search



Where to Locate Your Engine Model Number


Ride Mower Engine Model Number Location

Ride Mower Engine Model Number Location

On the valve cover stamped on the metal plate over the overhead valve (OHV)

Tools you may need:
Flashlight


Ride Mower Engine Model Number Location

On an aluminum tag located on top of the blower housing right next to the rotating screen

Tools you may need:
Flashlight

Now that you have located your model number...