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Posted January 29, 2014 - 04:21 PM

I want to increase the hp on my kohler K181 and K301 but at the sme time I don't want to spend a whole lot of money. So the question is what are some simple modifications to increase horsepower without breaking the bank?


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Posted January 29, 2014 - 05:01 PM

What are you trying to accomplish doing this?

These engine have more than enough power to do the jobs they were designed for.......


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Posted January 29, 2014 - 05:08 PM

Just for pure enjoyment. :D



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Posted January 29, 2014 - 05:21 PM

How about putting in a K341?  Its about doubling the horsepower .


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Posted January 29, 2014 - 05:22 PM

This is the best mod I have done to my K301 in my 120:

Pointslayer - http://overnight-sol...les/Page739.htm

 

Not cheap but makes a huge difference in cold starting and WOT work.  


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Posted January 29, 2014 - 05:28 PM

I know that some pullers use a K361 camshaft.


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Posted January 29, 2014 - 05:36 PM

How about putting in a K341?  Its about doubling the horsepower .

I don't want to spend too much to get more hp. Also I want it to look original.

 

This is the best mod I have done to my K301 in my 120:

Pointslayer - http://overnight-sol...les/Page739.htm

 

Not cheap but makes a huge difference in cold starting and WOT work.  

Thanks but I don't have that much money to spend on just one thing.


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Posted January 29, 2014 - 05:55 PM

You probably already know this but lots of tips here

http://gardentractor...s.com/index.htm


Edited by new restorer, January 29, 2014 - 05:55 PM.





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