What company makes Predator engines?

Asked By: Jenna Tapi | Last Updated: 27th January, 2020
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Re: Harbor Freight Predator gas engines
Apparently they are no longer made by Lifan, but rather another company. They are still a Honda clone with some parts that don't interchange but performance parts can be ordered.

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Moreover, who is the manufacturer of predator engines?

One major manufacturer is Lifan Group.

Subsequently, question is, how long do predator engines last? Fortunately, The engine is governed, and should last quite awhile. I need answers from pros like all of you. 2-3 years is an excellent amount of time for a predator.

Similarly, is a predator engine a Honda clone?

A Predator engine (specifically a 212cc) is very similar to a Honda GX200 but it is not an exact clone. Some items interchange and some are slightly different. When purchasing parts for your engines, select whether you have a Honda/Clone or which type of Predator and browse that category for your compatible parts.

How many HP is a 212cc Predator engine?

Technical Specs:

Name 6.5 HP (212cc) OHV Horizontal Shaft Gas Engine EPA
Certification EPA
Diameter 70 mm
Engine displacement (cc) 212cc
Horsepower (hp) 6.5

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What does 212cc mean?

6.5 HP (212cc) OHV Horizontal Shaft Engine.

Who makes Lifan engines?

Lifan Group
Type Public company
Headquarters Chongqing, China
Area served China, South Asia, Middle East, Europe and Latin America
Key people Yin Mingshan (Chairman) Mou Gang (President)
Products Commercial vehicles Passenger cars Microvans Dirt bike engines Motorcycles Sports shoes Wine

What CC is a Honda gx200?

Specifications
Engine Type Air-cooled 4-stroke OHV
Bore x Stroke 68 X 54 mm
Displacement 196 cm3
Net Power Output* 5.5 HP (4.1 kW) @ 3,600 rpm
Net Torque 9.1 lb-ft (12.4 Nm) @ 2,500 rpm

How much horsepower is a Honda gx200?


196 cm3 displacement. Net Power Output: 5.5 HP (4.1 kW) at 3,600 rpm. Net Torque: 9.1-pound-Feet (12.4 Nm) at 2,500 rpm. PTO Shaft Rotation counterclockwise (from PTO shaft side).

What is a predator motor?

Product Overview. This Predator 212cc gasoline engine has gas-saving overhead valves for cooler, cleaner performance and longer life. The horizontal shaft is ball-bearing mounted, making this gas engine an ideal replacement for most standard engine configurations.

What engine is best for a go kart?

The best go kart engine for kids should sit right around 5-7 hp, have a 3/4″ shaft, and fit a centrifugal clutch or 30 series torque converter, and has a standard bolt pattern for easy mounting. Honda GX200 the king. The Honda GX series engines are built well, last long, but are a little expensive.

Where are Honda small engines made?

Honda produces small engines at 5 production facilities worldwide. Our production capacity is well over 7 million units. Engines for the U.S. market are primarily sourced from the U.S., Japan, and Thailand.

What is the difference between Honda GX and GC engines?

The main difference in the engines we use (GC160, GX120, GX160 and GX200) is that the GX engines are commercial duty while the GC160 is considered residential duty. On the GC motor, this makes for simpler operation, removing one step, but it has the drawback of not being able to run the fuel out of the carburetor.

Are predator generators any good?

Predator 2000 Generator
Inverters are some of the sought-after types of generators available these days. They are much quieter and smaller than conventional gens. They are also safe to run sensitive portable electronics. Predator 2000 is one such generator and is a good choice for a variety of outdoor uses.

How fast is a 301cc Predator engine?

Product Description
Name 8 HP (301cc) OHV Horizontal Shaft Gas Engine EPA/CARB
Speed (max) 3600 RPM
Maximum Torque (ft. - lbs.) 14.9 ft. lbs.
Mounting pattern 195.5 L x 82.5 W - 96 H mm; 7.7 L x 3.25 W - 3.78 H in.
Mounting type Horizontal

What is the difference between a predator 212 Hemi and non Hemi?

The Hemi is a newer design with more power than the older non-Hemi, but the difference is minimal. The non-Hemi is more versatile, when it comes to major engine mods.

How fast can a 212cc motor go?

This engine is a performer right out of the box, and should get your go kart running anywhere from 20 mph all the way up to 35mph in its stock form.

What kind of gas does a predator 212cc engine take?


Regular unleaded. Not E85. If it has ethanol in it(which it will most likely) put some gas stabilizer in it (e.g Stabil). You don't need premium gas.

How fast is a 20 hp go kart?

High Speed Indoor Electric Karts.
Our high-performance electric Italian go karts are the fastest in the industry. Each adult kart has a 20 horsepower electric motor that reaches speeds up to 50MPH, while the junior karts reach speeds up to 25MPH.

How many horsepower is a 420cc engine?

Specifications
Name 13 HP (420cc) OHV Horizontal Shaft Gas Engine EPA/CARB
Engine displacement (cc) 420cc
Horsepower (hp) 13
Maximum speed (rpm) 3600 RPM
Maximum Torque (ft. - lbs.) 18.4 ft. lbs. @ 2500 RPM