14.5 Briggs & Stratton Oil In Gas

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Ltarch, Jun 14, 2007.

  1. Ltarch

    Ltarch LawnSite Member
    Messages: 5

    I have a Toro Lawn Tractor with a 14.5 B & G. It is blowing Oil heavy from a rubber hose going into the carberator. I love this mower and would like to diaqnose and fix the problem. Any help appreciated.
     
  2. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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    You said oil in gas but did you mean gas in the oil ? Does the oil smell like gas or over full ?
     
  3. Ltarch

    Ltarch LawnSite Member
    Messages: 5

    Oil is blowing into the housing for the Carberator Airfilter from a rubber hose coming out of the engine
     
  4. Ltarch

    Ltarch LawnSite Member
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    The mower is also blowing alot of smoking from the muffler
     
  5. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,029

    If a piece of trash got under the float needle valve the carb. could have flooded and filled the crankcase with fuel, This would cause it to do as you explained so my question still stands.


     
  6. Ltarch

    Ltarch LawnSite Member
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    The oil is not overfilled. The oil doesn't smell like gas. I took a little oil out to bring it to the add oil level on the dipstick and it smoked alittle less, but still considerable. Thanks for your help
     
  7. Bill Kapaun

    Bill Kapaun LawnSite Senior Member
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    What are the engine numbers?
    If it's an OHV engine, it sounds like a blown head gasket.
     
  8. Ltarch

    Ltarch LawnSite Member
    Messages: 5

    14.5 OHV Syncro- Balanced Model 28N707
     

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