Gold Plus Series™


More convenience. More power. More durability. Craftsman Exclusive Gold+ Series™ tractor engines give you more. Built for medium-duty tractors, these small engines offer all of the features of the Gold Series PLUS plus more of the convenient touches you'll love, including the Craftsman Exclusive MRS (Most Reliable Starting) spark plug for surefire sparks every time. It's a tractor engine you can trust.


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Product Details

Overhead Valve (OHV) Engine Design

OHV engines run cooler and cleaner for better fuel economy and longer engine life.

MRS Spark Plug

Most Reliable Start (MRS) sparkplug for easy starting.

Full Pressure Lube System

Cooler operation and longer life.

Advanced Formula Fuel Treatment & Stabilizer

Safeguards engines against ethanol damage and maintains fuel stability for up to 3 years.

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Use E10 or Less Engine Fuel

Look Before you pump fuel into your lawn mower and help avoid engine damage. Do not use any fuel containing greater than 10 percent ethanol (E10) in the engine on your outdoor power equipment.

Dura-Bore™ Cast Iron Sleeve

Withstands wear and abuse.

Anti-Vibration System - AVS®

Provides a smoother ride and more comfort.

Advanced Debris Management System

Keeps the engine clean by deflecting and ejecting grass and debris for a longer engine life.

Gold Plus Series™
HP (gross) ** 19.0
Engine Displacement (cc) 540
Number of Cylinders Single
Engine Configuration Vertical Shaft
OHV Engine Yes
Length (in) 18.9
Width (in) 16.2
Height (in) 12.9
Weight (lbs) 77
Bore (in) 3.7
Stroke (in) 3.06
Engine Fuel Gasoline
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal) N/A
Lubrication System Full Pressure Lubrication
Oil Capacity (oz) 48.0
Oil Filter Standard
Starter Electric Start
Air Filter Cartidge Air Cleaner with Advanced Debris Managment
Muffler N/A
Certified Power Rating Download Power Curve
Marketing Model 33R8

*All power levels are stated gross torque at 2600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.**All power levels are stated gross horsepower at 3600 rpm per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.


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