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Exmark with Kohler 30 HP

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by delphied, Jun 7, 2007.

  1. delphied

    delphied LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,067

    What is the word on this engine? Is it a problem to stay away from? They have a great deal on 2006 Lazer Z with 66 deck and 30 Kohler but Ive heard bad on this engine.
     
  2. JimQ

    JimQ LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,139

    Not a bad engine, just had carb/intake problems. The engine was know to sputter/stumble when going over bumps and on side hills. Last I knew Kohler release an improved intake with a modified bowl vent to address the issue.

    Q
     
  3. tallimeca

    tallimeca LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,229

    there are sill problems with these, even after the updates. Seems to be a weather/atmosphere thing.

    Ran a 66 with the Vanguard Big Block yesterday. WOW!!!
     
  4. TLS

    TLS LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,943

    I would pass on it, unless this deal your talking about is REALLY good.

    Make sure you mow with it prior to buying it.
     
  5. razor1

    razor1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,985

    How much for the Lazer(s)? :confused:
     
  6. MuleCutter

    MuleCutter LawnSite Member
    Messages: 212

    yea.... if you can go with the Briggs Vanguard. trust me you wont be disappointed or regret your decision. i have almost 300 hours on my 31hp and i havent had any and i mean ANY problems with it.
     

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