Back to Articles
Honda Discontinues GC160 Engines

Honda Discontinues GC160 Engines

Posted by Sprayer Depot on

Out With the Old - In With the New on P5 & P15 Sprayers!

The Vangard 5 HP Engine is Replacing the GC160 Engine on Kings Sprayers

Kings Sprayers has manufactured our P5 and P15 sprayer models for the past 40 years using the Honda GC160 Series engine. Honda has informed us they are discontinuing the model. All P5 and P15 sprayers purchased from here on out will be equipped with the comparable Briggs & Stratton Vanguard 5 HP engine

The Vanguard engine has the same HP and performance as the GC160, and similar pricing, which means we can make the switch without increasing the cost or sacrificing any performance.

Learn More About the Vanguard 5 HP Engine

Want to know more about the Vanguard 5 HP engine specs? 

 

 

 

If you intend to replace the engine on an existing P5 or P15 sprayer, please make note of some very important configuration differences below. 

Key Information on the GC160 / Vanguard 5 HP Engine Swap

  • The Vanguard engine exhaust is the opposite of the Honda GC160
  • The exhaust matches the commercial GX160 Honda on the P20 & P70 sprayers
  • The location of the pump and engine will need to be flipped or require the use of a deflector on the new engine to avoid burning a hole in the tank

 Vanguard 5 HP Engine

 

Let Us Help You Find & Select the Right Engine!

Our customer service team is ready to help. There's no engine question that we can't handle or problem that can't be solved. We're here to guide you to the right engine, and spray equipment, for your specific needs. Just give us a call, send us an email, or message us through the web chat!

Related Posts

Top Products at Sprayer Depot - Spring/Summer 2023
Read More
Stock Up on These Top In Stock Products at Sprayer Depot this Summer! We've got select tanks, engines, and miles of spra
Introducing the ALL NEW M350 Banjo Pumps!
Read More
We are excited to introduce the newest in pump innovation from Banjo! The M350 series can achieve over 500 gallons per m
Sprayers Custom Built for Vans
Read More
Find out about sprayers built just for vans! We're building custom sprayers that perfectly fit the van footprint.

Subscribe to Our YouTube Channel for the Latest Repair Videos & Helpful Information from Sprayer Depot

NOW AVAILABLE: Lawn Trucks by Kings Sprayers®

The #1 Choice for Professional Sprayers Now Offers Professional Grade Lawn Trucks

Kings Sprayers® is expanding and now offers full sized lawn trucks. Contact us at sales@sprayerdepot.com or 800-228-0905, #2 to start designing your lawn truck.

Sign up through the button below to receive updates & the latest lawn trucks news.

Sprayer Depot Is Committed to Serving You!

Find us on Social Media