How To Locate Your 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 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 five locations. The following is an example of what the engine model number looks like:


STEP 1: Other Engines


STEP 2: Find Your Model Number and Search

Utility Mower Engine Model Number Location

Where to Locate Your Engine Model


Utility Mower Engine Model Number Location

Above the Starter

Metal tag directly above the rewind starter

Tools you may need:
Flashlight


Utility Mower Engine Model Number Location

Label on the Fuel Tank

Label on the side of the fuel tank

Tools you may need:
Flashlight


On the Metal Cover

Stamped directly into the metal near the spark plug

Tools you may need:
Flashlight


Utility Mower Engine Model Number Location

On the Valve Cover

Stamped on the left side of the overhead valve (OHV) cover

Tools you may need:
Flashlight


Utility Mower Engine Model Number Location

On the Valve Cover

Stamped on the left side of the overhead valve (OHV) cover

Tools you may need:
Flashlight

Now that you have located your model number...