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I have a Sears lawn tractor with a Briggs and Stratton

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I have a Sears lawn tractor with a Briggs and Stratton engine. It cranks with the spark plug out, but not in.
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Submitted: 27 days ago.
Category: Heavy Equipment
Expert:  Wayne replied 27 days ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

what you are describing is the compression release

has broken it is attached to the cam shaft

you will need to replace the cam ,this is a common issue

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Expert:  Wayne replied 25 days ago.


Just a follow up with you

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just checking in, see if you need any more help with this


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