Liquid Cooled Engine

Discussion in 'eXmark' started by pike, Feb 3, 2004.

  1. pike

    pike LawnSite Member
    Messages: 22

    I'm in the market for another Lazer mower. Received a really good price on a liquid cooled,60", 27 Kaw. Never owned one.
    What are the advantages and disadvantages of being liquid cooled? Also does the added weight affect anything? 2003 model.
  2. eXmark

    eXmark Manufacturer / Sponsor
    Messages: 4,258


    I'll give my opinion. The liquid cooled Kawi is the best engine Kawi makes. It's a great engine with an excellant record of durability. Personally I don't have a problem with the weight because we just don't hear many complaints.

    Added benefits of a liquid cooled engine are longer engine life, it's a quiter than an air cooled engine, less heat is transfered to the opperator and they tend to maintain a more consistant power band in both hot and cold temperatures. The disadvantages would include weight and cost but it's a pretty good trade off.



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