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Old 09-26-2004, 05:55 AM
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Briggs 6.5 Intek Problems

Could anyone tell me if the briggs 6.5 hp engine has any bad faults and is it suited for commercial mowing ?
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Old 10-09-2004, 05:30 PM
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I have this engine on a chipper shreader vac, and have had no problems thus far.
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Old 10-09-2004, 07:52 PM
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I have a 5.5 hp intek on a tiller and it is definately a good engine. It has no faults whatsoever.
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Old 08-17-2006, 12:04 AM
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I have a 5.5 hp intek on a tiller and it is definately a good engine. It has no faults whatsoever.
Does the intec have a cast iron cylinder?Thanks
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Old 08-17-2006, 06:19 AM
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Does the intec have a cast iron cylinder?Thanks

Yes, The Intek line does have the cast iron cylinder bore.

I have a couple commercial guy's using W/B blowers with the Intek and have had no major problems with them. They are a good engine if maintenance is performed properly as with any engine.
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Old 08-18-2006, 12:11 AM
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Yes, The Intek line does have the cast iron cylinder bore.

I have a couple commercial guy's using W/B blowers with the Intek and have had no major problems with them. They are a good engine if maintenance is performed properly as with any engine.
Thanks again Restrorob.
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