Cub Cadet 86 Engine

Cub Cadet 86 lawn tractor photo
1971 - 1974
1X8/1X9 Series
Garden tractor
Series map:
Engine Detail
Kohler K181
Displacement266 cc
16.23 ci
Bore/Stroke2.938x2.750 inches
75 x 70 mm
Power (gross)8 hp
6.0 kW
Air cleanerdry cartridge
Rated RPM3600
Idle RPM1000-3780
Starter volts12
SparkplugChampion J-8
Sparkplug gap0.025 inches
0.635 mm
Point gap0.020 inches
0.508 mm
Intake valve clearance0.006 inches*Cold
0.152 mm
Exhaust valve clearance0.017 inches*Cold
0.432 mm
Engine Oil
86 gasoline engine oil chart
Oil capacity1.25 qts
1.2 L
Oil change30 h
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