Briggs engine sounds like its gonna blow

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by beaver, Jul 20, 2004.

  1. beaver

    beaver LawnSite Member
    Messages: 90

    Hi everyone,
    I have a Briggs 5 HP I/C engine mounted on a pressure washer, and the second i start it up it revs and revs like its gonna blow ,
    it has seperate choke and throttle. The linkages seem ok but the throotle lever has no control over the engine

    thanks everybody
  2. rubicacher

    rubicacher LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    fix the governor
  3. rockytopp

    rockytopp LawnSite Member
    Messages: 120

    you need to set the governor with the throttle, if you can't , take it to a repair shop. YOUR RIGHT it will blow.

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