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Old 02-01-2012, 01:19 AM
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Originally Posted by clc19chase View Post
I would reccomend you let them operate the tractor for an hour or so before you agree to take it home. Its gonna do it again because they obviously havent fixed the problem going by their explanations. They have likely put a new seal in, scarred the aluminum around the perimeter of the seal (with a punch). This is normal procedure on most seals. If they have shade tree fixed this side of the engine, then the next thing that happens is the seal behind the flywheel will blow. The crankcase pressure has to go somewhere. is the repair shop a Kohler dealer?
it ran all summer with out any issues (except the hydro). so for some reason it only breaks in the cold. right now the forecast looks like mid 40's. we'll see what happens next few snows
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