Kawasaki FS481V Engine

The Kawasaki FS481V engine, with its dual-element air filtration system and reinforced primary filter, ensures clean air intake and extends engine life. This feature enables the engine to maintain peak performance even in demanding conditions.


Compact Power and Smooth Operation

The Kawasaki FS481V engine is a landscaping workhorse designed for efficiency and reliability. This forced-air-cooled, overhead V-valve, 4-cycle engine delivers compact power with smooth operation and low emissions, making it ideal for various heavy-duty applications.

Key Features:

  • High Displacement and Power:
    • Displacement: 603 cc (36.8 cu. in.)
    • Maximum Power: 14.5 hp (10.8 kW) @ 3600 RPM
    • Maximum Torque: 30.9 ft-lbs (41.9 N·m) @ 1800 RPM
  • Engine Design:
    • Number of Cylinders: 2
    • Bore x Stroke: 2.9 x 2.8 in. (73 x 72 mm)
    • Compression Ratio: 8.1:1
    • 90° V-twin Configuration: Provides balanced power delivery and smooth operation
    • Overhead V-valve Design: Enhances engine efficiency and performance
  • Durability and Efficiency:
    • Oil Capacity (w/filter): 1.8 U.S. qt (1.7 liters)
    • Dry Weight: 80.9 lbs (36.7 kg)
    • Cast Iron Cylinder Liners: Enhance durability and longevity
    • Pressurized Lubrication System: Maintains consistent oil flow
    • Dual-Element Air Filtration System with Reinforced Primary Filter: Ensures clean air intake and extends engine life
    • Integrated Clean-Out Ports: Facilitate easy maintenance
  • Advanced Features:
    • Electronic Spark Ignition: Provides reliable starting and optimized performance
    • Automatic Compression Release: Facilitates easy starting
    • Internally Vented Carburetor: Ensures efficient fuel delivery and performance
    • Rotating Grass Chopper Screen: Protects the engine from debris


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