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Old 03-24-2010, 09:42 PM
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Most Hours on Kawasaki Motor

I posted this in the wrong forum yesterday. I think I have it right now:

What is the most number of hours you have put on an air-cooled Kawasaki motor 19hp or larger before it needed rebuilding?
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Old 03-29-2010, 11:01 PM
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I have 1875 on my 23 kawi and it still runs like a champ!
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Old 03-29-2010, 11:43 PM
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I have one i have only put 600 on but never done a thing to it. I have seen them at my dealer with well over 2000 and just getting thier routine maintenace. I really Like Kawi
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Old 03-30-2010, 12:50 PM
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I have 1965hrs. on my 25hp on a ferris 3000z. still runs great. Just plugs, oil and filter changes.
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Old 03-31-2010, 09:23 AM
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i have seen kawasaki's with 2000 plus
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Old 04-05-2010, 12:01 AM
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mine has 638 but my friend has the same motor with over 2500 on it. its a 14 HP tho not a 19
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Old 04-15-2010, 07:33 PM
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I had a FH430V with 550 hours on it and it crapped out and locked up. Fluky thing, Upper bearing on the crankshaft, thus allowing the flywheel to drop into the stator and lock it up. Replaced it with another kawi tho.
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Old 05-07-2010, 11:07 PM
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have 48 at day job 1800+ hrs, 36 with 2500+, 60 with 1078 all kawis all still running..oh yeah all exmarks!!
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Old 05-08-2010, 06:42 AM
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23 hp kawi with 3400 + hours.
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Old 05-08-2010, 07:09 AM
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I loved the 23 kaw's. I had one blow up around 1800 hours. I still say it has more power than the 23 kohlers.
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