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12.5 kaw..gas in crank case

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by cajuncutter, Feb 10, 2002.

  1. cajuncutter

    cajuncutter LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 626

    So should I simply install new filter and add oil. Then crank, let run for a few minutes and then do another oil change?
  2. 65hoss

    65hoss LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,360

    If you drained it real good, there is no reason to change it again. Put the new oil and filter on and go for it.

    I hate that you had it happen, but I've been trying to get the word out for a while on why you should shut off the fuel. You never know when its gonna happen. Maybe people will realize that it can happen to anybody and will take the 1 second to bend over and turn the knob.

    Talk about an easy and cheap preventative measure!
  3. cajuncutter

    cajuncutter LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 626

    Yes!! I will be doing this from now on. I am still waiting for the parts to come in. They tell me that they will be in on monday and if not Tuesday at the latest. I will just fire it up and be happy. Thanx

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