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Old 10-07-2013, 09:42 PM
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Engines

I have a large volume of commercial properties. I have used Kholer, Honda, and Kawi engines. What are you finding to work the best for you in the long hall?
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Old 10-07-2013, 09:46 PM
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Old 10-07-2013, 09:54 PM
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Kawasaki, Subaru Robin
Thank you so far that is where I have been moving to but have heard the fuel injected Kohler is a great.
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Old 10-07-2013, 10:05 PM
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Thank you so far that is where I have been moving to but have heard the fuel injected Kohler is a great.
Im sure the Kohler is, the largest air cooled engine I currently own is a 19hp Kawasaki. My liquid stuff ranges from Chinese LaiDong to a Fiet Diesel engines.
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Old 10-08-2013, 01:10 AM
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Kawasaki kohler and hondas
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Old 10-09-2013, 10:17 PM
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Was a Kawi guy all the way until I purchased a Briggs Vanguard a few years ago....I wont go back to anything else now.
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Old 10-10-2013, 03:55 AM
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I've got a Kawi FB460 for sale just saying...
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Old 10-11-2013, 01:57 AM
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For the long haul? Kohler, no doubt about it.
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Old 10-11-2013, 11:29 AM
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I don't know that it is always "brand". I guess the point that I am trying to make is that Honda as an example makes very good engines in the 4-13 HP but their big engines in the past were close to junk. I have 5 of the 20 H.P engines in the pile that didn't last 100 hours. Their new larger engines they came out with 2 years ago are much better, not great but very good. Kohler Command Pro engines are extremely good but they made a series that was something like OHC that wasn't so good, not terrible but not the best choice.

To compete all the manufactures have paid much more attention to quality. Briggs is now much better than it used to be and Robin Subaru has improved a lot. Kawasaki has most always been good.
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