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17hp Kawi is reving too high. I need help.

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by mattb84, Jun 5, 2008.

  1. mattb84

    mattb84 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 44

    The engine is reving way too high at full throttle. Between half and 1/4 throttle the engine is at normal full throttle. When I go up a hill the rpms drop fast and when going down a hill the throttle speeds up again. Is this a governor problem? Does anyone know how to fix it?
  2. mattb84

    mattb84 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 44

    if no one knows I guess I am heading to the shop. Thanks

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