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Old 05-05-2004, 09:38 PM
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Kaw-fc420v

I have (2) Bobcat 32" mowers with kawaski 14hp fc420V motors om them purchased in 2001...The one engine keeps going out of alignment with the values & back fires when doing so unable to start the machine...i had it fixed once already & woud like to fix it myself his time without running back & forth to the lawn store dose anmone know were I can purchase a good service manual for this machine.....You know the old saying if you want it fixed right do it yourself


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Old 05-05-2004, 09:42 PM
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If you do, please tell me.

I FINALLY found out what the heads torque on (FH500V).......Thankz to Terry K......, and now need to know what the valves lash on. (ready to start after that)

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Old 05-05-2004, 09:46 PM
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lesco they will order it for you from the factory or a scag dealer or any where you see kawasaki products .
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Old 05-05-2004, 09:47 PM
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Who is lesco?
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Old 05-05-2004, 10:15 PM
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Noticed your excellent post (pics) in a thread below, Hole In One.
Would the valve lash be about the same on the Kaw. twins, as the single cylinders? (if you had to guess)
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Old 05-05-2004, 10:37 PM
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i would think so but ill fined out for you
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Old 05-05-2004, 11:06 PM
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Thank you Hole in One (seriously!). Killing me to be shut down, but want it to be perfect going back.
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Old 05-06-2004, 06:36 AM
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I have an overhead vaule system the diagram above dosn't corrospond to my kawaski engine design...I need to just pull the OHV plate off the front of the engine & adjust Im just not sure of the tollerances....
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Old 05-06-2004, 07:16 AM
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All the pics at this thread should be for the same (FC420V) that Hole in One posted.


http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.p...threadid=70167
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