Cub Cadet 580 Engine

Cub Cadet 580 lawn tractor photo
1982 - 1984
Garden tractor
Series map:
Engine Detail
Briggs & Stratton 401417
Displacement655 cc
40 ci
Bore/Stroke3.4375x2.156 inches
87 x 55 mm
Power (gross)16 hp
11.9 kW
Fuel systemdowndraft carburetor with integral fuel pump
Idle RPM1200-3600
Starter volts12
SparkplugChampion RJ-8
Sparkplug gap0.030 inches
0.762 mm
Point gap0.020 inches
0.508 mm
Intake valve clearance0.006 inches (cold)
0.152 mm
Exhaust valve clearance0.008 inches (cold)
0.203 mm
Engine Oil
580 gasoline engine oil chart
Oil capacity1.75 qts
1.7 L
Oil change30 h
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