The Current Worldwide Motor Shortage Is A Serious Issue! Could A New Motor Answer The Call?

Updated: Aug 24

During all the changes in the economy and Covid, a lot of manufacturers have had serious issues with supply. Not to mention the pressure washing and paver sealing industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the nation right now. So DEMAND is THROUGH THE ROOF!


With that being said, many people have noticed the shortage of Honda Motors across the Nation. A lot of builders are struggling to manufacture machines for industry professionals because they simply can't get the parts they need to complete the builds.


Well today we are here to announce that a new Motor has entered the scene at Manatee Pressure Washer Supply and Repair.


The CRX Professional Engines.

"Innovation Engineered To Perform" -CRX

The CRX Engine line up has come at the perfect time. With nobody knowing when the motor shortage will let up... We have been forced to start looking for a new RELIABLE motor source that we can count on to deliver power, efficiency and consistency. The FNA Group has been key to helping us keep moving business forward, and that's our promise to our customers every single day.


About FNA Group

FNA Group

World Class Design and Innovation

The CRX Engine Line was born out of a combined 200+ years of industry leading engineering experience and innovation from FNA Group, Inc.


They are a Single-Source, vertically integrated company that understands the importance of power, performance, reliability, and continuously meet the needs of professionals Worldwide.



The CRX Advantage


The Suite Life

New E-Suite Options Available on All CRX Models!

Electric Start

  • Get to work faster no matter what job or environment you are in. Our E-Start option saves time, effort and gets the job done hassle free!

  • Available in 12v and 18v Options

Electric Choke

  • Never Waste Time again on Manually Choking your engine to start your job. With our motorized choke lever, you're guaranteed to get optimal power on ever start up.

  • Requires FNA E-Suite Engine Control Module

Electric Throttle

  • Get precise control over your engine idle speed, reduce emissions, and improve start-up and run time over the life of your engine

  • Requires FNA E-Suite Engine Control Module



The CRX Advantage

Bring On The Bells and Whistles

  • Commercial style dual element air filter to improve filtration on dusty work sites.

  • Heavy Duty metal blower housing for added protection and durability.

  • Heavy Duty steel fuel tank with dual fuel filters

  • Forged crankshaft with heavy duty, dual ball bearings for smoother running performance.

  • Cast iron cylinder liner provides reinforced durability and improved oil control for more efficiency.

  • Low oil shutdown sensor to prevent damage to engine when oil levels are low.

  • EPA Compliant CARB optional on ALL MODELS.



The Single Cylinder Engine CRX Line Up.

Meet The Family of Single Cylinder Engines.


The family of Single Cylinder Engines from CRX is STRONG! The options are endless when it comes to the power you need for the right job. Take a look at each engines Spec sheet for more information and details about each engine.


163cc

  • Air Cooled

  • 3.2kW / 3600rpm

  • 33lb

208cc

  • Air Cooled

  • 4.1kW / 3600rpm

  • 34lb

224cc

  • Air Cooled

  • 4.4kW / 3600rpm

  • 35lb

270cc

  • Air Cooled

  • 5.8kW / 3600rpm

  • 40lb

420cc

  • Air Cooled

  • 9.0kW / 3600rpm

  • 68lb

Single Cylinder Information Specs and Owners Manuals can be found here!

Select the Engine you need and then scroll down to User Manual.

"The Workhorse of America right here!" – Clean Team


The V-Twin Engine CRX Line Up.

Meet The Family of V-Twin Engines.


The level of power from a V-Twin just like you expect!


680cc

  • Air Cooled

  • 14.5kW / 3600rpm

  • 96lb

720cc

  • Air Cooled

  • 16kW / 3600rpm

  • 96lb


999cc

  • Air Cooled

  • 24kW / 3600rpm

  • 119lb

V-Twin Cylinder Information Specs and Owners Manuals can be found here!

Select the Engine you need and then scroll down to User Manual to download the PDF

"I CANT WAIT for the BIG BOY!!" – R. Solominder


CRX V-Twin Engine Specs




DOES CRX HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?


We believe so! In fact so much so that we will be soon be building our own line of Gear Drives using these motors. We are excited to see the future and will keep you posted as we launch this new lineup right before cleaning season takes off!


Pivot!


Change is weird... We know. We have said many times we are HONDA through and through... However demands are growing and Honda has been very clear that we can expect more delays to continue. It's our job to keep you working. This new line up of motors should be able to help a lot of guys keep propelling forward as this industry keeps growing and expanding.


Cheers to the future, and the changes we must make in order to see it!

-The MPWSR Team


YOUTUBE MOTOR REVIEW

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aPUctRiwBlk&t=17s


CRX 680 Interview with T-Chem

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1PD7eG9mvjg&t=637s


Manatee Pressure Washer Supply and Repair Youtube Channel MPWSR

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCE8ma4YJ16QKxbE7HSNZNtA


The CRX website FNA Group

https://www.crxengines.com