All the features of the TJ53E plus our ergonomic LPR starter system for occupational injury prevention.


Light Pull Recoil starter (LPR)

  • Even easier, low effort starting to protect professional workers
  • Our ergonomically designed starter to help reduce the risk of shoulder injury from frequent pull-starts

User-friendly priming system

Easy-to-use priming system makes starts simple and reliable

Easy service polyurethane foam air filter

Simple, finger turn access to the air filter makes on-the-job changes quick and easy


Engine Type 2-Stroke, Horizontal Shaft, Single Cylinder, Air-cooled
Number of cylinders 1
Bore x stroke 44 x 35 mm
Displacement 53.2cm³
Max. power 2.0 kW (2.68 hp) / 8500 rpm
Max. torque 3.0 Nm (2.21 ft.lbs) / 5000 rpm
Fuel tank capacity 1.1 litres
Dry weight 4.5 kg
Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm) 203 x 290 x 275

Performance curves

The power rating of this engine is the Net power rating tested on a production engine and measured in accordance with SAE J1349.

Actual power output will vary depending on numerous factors, including, but not limited to, the operating speed of the engine in application, environmental conditions, maintenance, and other variables.

Performance curves


  • 50:1 fuel mixture
  • Centrifugal clutch installed
  • Crankcase machined as a set
  • Diaphragm carburetor
  • Dynamically balanced flywheel
  • Full cover design
  • Kawasaki stratified scavenging system
  • Lightweight piston
  • Low tone muffler
  • Polyurethane foam air filter
  • Heavy-duty clutch
  • Light Pull Recoil

Dimensional Specifications

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