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Briggs 18 HP Opposed Twin Crank Shot???


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#1 jdslednut OFFLINE  

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Posted April 12, 2011 - 12:49 AM

Figured I'd double-check the timing in the 18 HP twin I'm rebuilding and noticed that the crank gear is sloppy. Wish I would have seen this before I stuck $150 into it! Anyone run into this before? Do you think the crank is shot or just the gear and key/pin if which ever it has? Of course it has a ball bearing on it to be pressed off and replaced if that is the case. Anyone have a good crank to spare???

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Posted April 12, 2011 - 12:50 AM

My OCD noticed that I called it a "Carnk." Oops.

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Posted April 12, 2011 - 05:18 AM

Looks like KennyP is parting out something similar,

http://http://garden...5612/#post56388
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Posted April 12, 2011 - 05:58 AM

Since I am not sure yet what size it is, I hadn't jumped into here. I am going to guess an 18 hp, due to the six- speed and it had 23-10.50 tires on it.

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Posted April 12, 2011 - 07:32 AM

My OCD noticed that I called it a "Carnk." Oops.


I fixed your OCD, lol.


I can't help with the crank / gear info though.




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