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


STEP 1: Riding Mower Engines


STEP 2: Find Your Model Number and Search



Where to Locate Your Engine Model Number


Your engine model can be found in one of three locations.


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...