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Briggs 17HP OHV valve noise

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by ppcrusa, May 21, 2006.

  1. ppcrusa

    ppcrusa LawnSite Member
    Messages: 2

    I am getting a lot of valve noise in my B&S 17HP OHV. Can someone please tell me the clearances on the valves? Also should it be at TDC or what?
    Been a long time since I adjusted valves. I already have a new gasket for the cover.
    Thanks in advance
     
  2. lawnmaniac883

    lawnmaniac883 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,613

    Read the first thread in this forum, then repost.
     
  3. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,028

    It is better to have numbers posted, But all single Briggs OHV engines in that size range use the same procedure and specs. which are listed below.

    Briggs OHV Valve Adjustment.JPG
     
  4. ppcrusa

    ppcrusa LawnSite Member
    Messages: 2

    Thank you so much ,this is what I was looking for. I appreciate your help Restrorob. Here is the engine info if that will make a difference.
    Thanks again.
    Model 31F707
    Type 0112E1
    Code 040115ZE
     
  5. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,028

    No difference, Same as above.
     

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