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Old 12-29-2012, 07:13 PM
Gulkanariver Gulkanariver is offline
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Yes. I was reading in one of the threads about how easy it is to bend the valve cover so I bought a new one. Put it on today.
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Old 01-01-2013, 03:54 PM
rjtlawncare rjtlawncare is offline
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Originally Posted by piston slapper View Post
A few questions...
Does the engine smoke ?
Is the sparkplug fouled ?
How much oil does it use or leak ?
Does the engine make a hissing noise..like air brakes..when you shut it off ?
Is your oil level too high ? Smell like gas ?
I've got an kawasaki fh541 17 hp that smokes on start up, but then stops. Sometimes no smoke. sparkplugs foul up. Uses about 1 ounce per hour? makes hissing noise on shut off. I sometimes over fill becomes it uses so much oil. Does not smell like gas. What's the deal??
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