Originally Posted by Brantley
I am having doubts about boring, new piston and rings, and valve job. I could get that all done for under $250, but I might be leaning more toward getting a Briggs Vangard 16 HP to replace it to be on the safe side.
I am open to any advice or suggested engines to fit my mower.
I've been waiting to see if you re-ring your engine because I have a 19hp Kawasaki I have been wanting to tear down for smoking issues too.