8 Hp Briggs Problem
Posted September 13, 2013 - 09:09 PM
I got it all fixed up and now i am shearing flywheel keys and it jumps off time. why why why??? its driving me nuts.
is the flywheel not torqued right? is there oil in there? i dont know it seem the everytime i shut it off it does it. please give me some ideas??????
Posted September 13, 2013 - 09:26 PM
Tell me about the ignition. Is it magneto or solid state? I'm wondering if the engine is backfiring while you are shutting it down. Is the kill switch good?
Your flywheel is not torqued right. Is this engine recoil start? Is this the original engine?
Posted September 13, 2013 - 09:33 PM
Posted September 13, 2013 - 10:18 PM
no major slop and theres a magnetron or electronic ignition on it and no it runs fine but i flip the switch and i just wont start then and btw this engine was completly redone in the fall last year and has been to a couple plow days best running 8hp i got
Posted September 14, 2013 - 06:45 AM
Posted September 14, 2013 - 07:30 AM
Posted September 14, 2013 - 09:22 AM
I dont know why the block cracked because it just started leaking oil one day and i assumed it was the seals the ignition is just a step above points its and electronic ignition
this is basically the same one i got http://www.ebay.com/...=item43bf81c701
Posted October 17, 2013 - 09:52 PM
well i havent got my briggs welded up yet but did manage to find a 16 hp v twin vanguard briggs to repower it got it for a reeeaaalllll good price