Power Equipment / Engines
Honda V-Twin Engine: Technical Features
1. The new Honda V-Twin engine incorporates a number of technical enhancements that contribute to its superior operation and performance for commercial applications. Describe how the engine is configured to allow for this.
The V-Twin's integrated cylinder and head into one unit allows for more airflow and better cooling. In addition, engine push rods are housed in a separate tube to further enhance airflow.
2. Detail how the lubrication system is improved in the new V-Twin engine design.
The new V-Twin engine features a full pressure lubrication system throughout the engine to maximize lubrication to all moving parts of the engine. This is an improvement over other products that only offer specific area lubrication.
3. How is the muffler different in the new Honda V-Twin engine? Does this difference contribute to better overall performance?
The new V-Twin engine mufflers include more baffling to reduce noise and optimize exhaust gas flow.
4. How does the new V-Twin engine prevent wiring circuit failure?
Fail safe system protects against wiring circuit failure.
5. What makes the new V-Twin engine even more versatile? Does the carburetor design play a role in its increased versatility?
The new Honda V-Twin engine incorporates an optional carburetor heater that offers an icing protection system - making the engine ideal for utility vehicle applications. The design makes the engine even more stable when operating in low temperature/high humidity environments.