Originally Posted by mowZ06
Thanks for the info, it is the original engine. Its been a good mower. I bought another used one earlier this year with a 23 Kohler ,same year 2001 or 2002 with 900 hours and hope it will last as long. I have a local mechanic close to me will see what he thinks. Compression test is the first thing I suppose after that find out where the oil leak is coming from.
Where is the oil leaking from? Front? Top? Bottom? Every known seal has been replaced in my engine except the head gasket.