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Spark plug gap

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Skyking, Jun 6, 2008.

  1. Skyking

    Skyking LawnSite Member
    Messages: 216

    What is the gap for a 17 hp Kaw.
  2. MowerMedic77

    MowerMedic77 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,164

    Since you did not post a model or spec I will give the info for the three 17hp engines
    FC540V single cylinder (NGK BPR5ES) 0.028"-0.031"
    FH500V and FH541V standard & Kai Twin cylinder (Champion RCJ8Y) 0.030"
  3. Skyking

    Skyking LawnSite Member
    Messages: 216

    Thanks for the reply.
    I was thinking it was 30.
    It is the FH500.

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