Kawasaki FS600V Engine Recoil-Start - Replacement for SCAG / Toro / Ferris

Replacement engine for Pedestrian Lawnmowers; SCAG, Ferris, Toro, Great Dane
£875.00 + vat

This is a recoil-start. Electric start available on purchase-to-order. Contact us for details.

The Kawasaki FS Series provides optimum performance, durability and reliability essential for commercial applications. FS Series engines are V-Twin and 4-Stroke. They come complete with dual element air filter, tough plastic engine cover, and cooling system clean out ports, to ensure the engine always preforms at 100%. Automatic compression release gives easy starting every time whilst the high inertia flywheel with internal governor system keeps a tight control on the engine speed despite the load condition.

As authorised Kawasaki Engine dealers, we are able to provide in-depth knowledge and advice across the range with items readily available in stock.

• Suitable as a replacement engine for SCAG, TORO, Ferris and Great Dane Pedestrian Mowers.
• Available in Recoil or Electric Start.
• Suitable for 48” and 52” models.

Engine Type
• 4-Stroke
• Air Cooled
• V Twin
• Overhead Valve
• Vertical Shaft

• Overhead V-valves
• 90-degree V-twin
• High performance lubrication system
• Spherical combustion chamber
• Electronic spark ignition
• Automatic compression release
• Internally vented carburettor with fuel shut-off solenoid
• Rotating grass screen
• Dual element air filter
• Cast iron cylinder irons
• Bendix type starter
• Clean out ports

Every Kawasaki Engine is fitted with a unique label or etching for identification. This shows the engine ‘Model’, ‘Specification’ and ‘Serial Number’. You will need these details if you require any parts or service information for your engine. With these details we are also able to recommend suitable replacement engines if your engine is no longer in production.

Warranty: 3 Years, unlimited* hours for both commercial and private use.
*(Subject to Kawasaki T&Cs)

Exhaust Kit (Muffler)
Sold Separately; Fuel Pump Side or Oil Filter Side

Require Fitting? Our in-house workshop in Sheffield offer full engine fitting for £160.00+VAT. For more information please contact us on 0114 269 9119 / info@spapowermachinery.com

Not what you were looking for? If the above engine does not fit your requirements please contact us on 0114 269 9119 / info@spapowermachinery.com


Dimensions484 x 434 x 377 mm (request spec sheet for specific sizing)
EngineAir-cooled, 4-stroke, V-twin, Vertical shaft, OHV
Max Torque40.4 Nm (29.8 ft.lbs) / 2200 rpm
Net Weight36.7 Kg
Oil Tank Capacity2 litres
Power Rating12.7 kW (17.0hp) / 3600 rpm


1 Year Basic Warranty

Every Makita product is thoroughly inspected before they leave the factory and can be guaranteed to be free of defects, in both workmanship and materials, for a period of one year beginning the date of the products original purchase.

Should the product develop any faults during its first year of use, due to defective workmanship or materials, it can be packaged (complete) and freight prepaid to either an approved Authorised Service Agent or to Makita (UK) Ltd in Milton Keynes.

2 Year Additional Warranty

The warranty period of your Makita tool may be extended to an additional 2 years subject to the following conditions:

  • Makita Tools that are CE marked and (with the exceptions of Batteries, Battery Chargers, Accessories, Petrol products, Production Tools and Air Tools and Compressors) purchased on or after 1st July 2012 and
  • The tool is registered by the end user within 30 days of purchase by the following means:
    • Online registration using the web address (the tool serial number will be required), www.makitauk.com and follow the links to 3 year warranty.
  • Available for Commercial Users

Approved Service Agents

SPA Power Machinery are a Makita Authorised Service Agent, able to handle all warranties, services & repairs on your Makita Outdoor Power equipment. Contact us on 01142 699119.


Subject to inspection, the product will be repaired free of charge.

This guarantee does not apply where:

  • Repairs have been made or attempted by others.
  • Repairs are required because of normal wear and tear.
  • The tool has been abused, misused or improperly maintained.
  • Alterations have been made to the tool.
  • Non-genuine or recommended parts or accessories are fitted to the tool(s).
  • All of our clothing range is excluded from the 3 year warranty.
 This guarantee does not affect your statutory rights

 We offer this extended guarantee for these products in accordance with the following conditions:

Registered end users showing to Makita's reasonable satisfaction that the defect or damage is solely attributable to Makita's defective materials or workmanship in the Products and not:

(a) wear or tear from normal use;
(b) any servicing by anyone after delivery other than by anyone authorised by Makita;
(c) the Product(s) having been misused or subjected to neglect, improper or inadequate care carelessness (including being dropped), or abnormal usage conditions;
(d) the Product(s) having been involved in any accident or attempt at repair, alteration, change or modification or inspection within the Product itself except by or on behalf of Makita or as approved by Makita or in accordance with Makita’s instructions;
(e) the Product(s) having been used other than in accordance with good practice and Makita’s instructions or recommendations; or
(f) the use of non-genuine spare parts or accessories fitted to the Product(s)

 Makita Tools used for Hire fleets, authorised service agreements or other business to business contracts are not covered by these terms and conditions.

The 3 year registration certificate and the original receipt of purchase will be necessary to validate any warranty claim.

Any warranty claim must be logged within the warranty period. This involves sending the tool complete packaged and freight prepaid (you shall bear the cost) with the 3 year certificate and the original sales receipt to Makita UK Ltd in Milton Keynes. To arrange this please contact us on Tel: 01908 211 678, or email: servicecare@makitauk.com . Subject to inspection, the product will be repaired free of charge. Costs may be incurred for any warranty claims that are deemed invalid.