Engines FAQ

Why does my engine start and then shut down?

Many Honda engines feature an oil alert. If oil level is low and engine will shut down to protect the motor. Check the oil when this happens. Also check that the vent is open on the fuel tank if you own a generator with a vent.

Can I run my Honda engine on LPG?

Specific gas engines are available from Honda. Contact your Honda engine Dealer for details.

How do I identify my Honda engine?

Every Honda engine has a four or five numeral and seven-digit serial number stamped into the block. There may also be an engine type stamped into the block eg: QXE - this identifies the specific type.