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On a Briggs engine model 31C707 Type 0230-E1, what is the adjustment

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On a Briggs engine model 31C707 Type 0230-E1, what is the adjustment on a feeler gauge for the rocker arms upper and lower? My engine started backfiring and will not fire now.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  jcook replied 6 years ago.
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The adjustment on the intake is .003"-.005" and the exhaust is .004"-.006" Make sure the piston is 1/4" past TDC on the power stroke to eliminate the compression release affecting your adjustments, Also the intake valve will have the aluminum pushrod. Let me know if you need anything further, Jason

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