Vanguard™ 24,62 Gross kW* EFI

The premium VANGUARD™ V-Twin horizontal engine range has been designed and application engineered to deliver the most durable performance. The premium engine range offers a full 3-Year limited global warranty for commercial use which demonstrates our commitment to deliver the best performing products.

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Product Details

V-Twin OHV Technology

Superior balance, low vibration, lower emissions, improved valve life, better fuel economy and higher HP/Weight.

Advanced Debris Management

Keeps engine clean and cool for enhanced durability and performance.

Dual Ball Bearings

Optimized fuel injection and spark timing for added power and fuel economy.

Cast Iron Cylinder Sleeve

Adds integrity and durability that withstand wear and abuse while providing improved oil control.

Engine Warranty

Three year commercial engine warranty for all applications. **

Oxygen Sensor - Closed loop System

Enables up to 25% fuel savings. ***

High Pressure Fuel Pump Module

Alcohol & Stale Fuel Resistance.

Electronic Control Module (ECU)

Allows for altitude compensation, optimized starting, increased power.

Service Solution

Suite of support and diagnostic tools allows for minimizing potential downtime.

Full Pressure Lubrication w/ Spin-On Oil Filter

Cleans oil and protects engine components to ensure maximum lubrication and long life.

Centrally Located Oil Pump and Pickup

Faster priming and allows for a higher angle of operation.

Oil Cooler

Reduces oil temperature, improves lubrication, and extends oil change intervals.

Heavy-Duty Cylinder and Sump

Engine block designed to provide superior durability.

High Efficiency Head Design

Angled ports optimizes tumble and mixture preparation for improved efficiency, smoother idle, lower emissions and more power.

Light Weight Piston & Ring Package

Lowers noise, vibration, oil consumption, emissions and wear.

Dynamically Balanced Crankshaft

Minimizes engine noise and vibration.

Five-Inch Centrifugal Multi-Stage Air Cleaner

Provides maximum engine protection, especially under dirty and dusty conditions.

Industrial Grade Solenoid Shift Starter

Quick reliable starts.

Magnetron® Electronic Ignition System

Quick dependable starts with no maintenance required.

Engineered Resin Blower Housing, Phase Modulated Flywheel Fan & Large Volume Super Lo-Tone Muffler

Lowers noise level and improves sound quality.

* Power levels are stated gross kilowatts per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.
** See operator's manual or dealer for complete warranty details.
*** Fuel savings may vary based on cutting conditions and other factors.

Vanguard™ 24,62 Gross kW* EFI
Engine Technology V-Twin, 4-stroke, air-cooled, OHV (Overhead Valve)
Model Number 54E1
Gross kW* @ 3’600 rpm 24,62
Gross HP* @ 3’600 rpm 33,0
Displacement (cc) 896,0
Cylinder Cast Iron sleeve
Bore (mm) 85,5
Stroke (mm) 86,5
Oil Capacity (l) 2,3
Length (mm) 379
Width (mm) 496
Height (mm) 725
Dry Weight (kg) 56,7
Commercial Warranty** 3 Year Limited
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* Power levels are stated gross kilowatts per SAE J1940 as rated by Briggs & Stratton.
** See operator's manual or dealer for complete warranty details.

Key Switch
Alternators (9, 16, 7-16, 20, & 20-59 amp)
Oil Pressure Switch
Straight Keyed Cranks (1-1/8" & 1-7/16" Diameters)
CDI Ignition with Rev Limiter
Engine Mounted Choke and Throttle Control
Flywheel Stub Shaft
Low Profile Air Cleaner
High Speed 4750rpm Package
Direct Throttle Control
Tach/Hour Meter with Check Engine Light
Low Idle Speed Control