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Experience:  Over 30 years experience repairing lawn and garden equipment. Chainsaws, mowers,blowers and trimmers
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where does governor spring attach on 3.5 hp engine, on carb

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where does governor spring attach on 3.5 hp engine, on carb or lever for throttle?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 5 years ago.

Vince O. :

Hello,can you supply the engine numbers ? They may be stamped into the housing above the muffler.

Customer: NNN-NN-NNNN/p>
Customer:

VINCE ,Did you get my reply #sNNN-NN-NNNN/p>

Vince O. :

Tecumseh engine?

Customer:

No, Briggs/Stratton

Vince O. :

No, those numbers are for a Tecumseh

Vince O. :

briggs would be 125k02-0151-01

Customer:

It might be a Tecumseh ,Its a Sears 20 inch push mower

Customer:

I wasn't aware that is what they used but I guess at one time they were popular

Vince O. :

That's all Sears used years ago. The engine crosses over to Tecumseh's TVS90-43526G. i will look for info

Vince O. :

Click here Diagrams 26,27 and 30 are very similar to yours.

Vince O. :

the service manual for free in case you need more info.Just go to the Governors and Linkages section. TECUMSEH_SERVICE _REPAIR_MANUAL_3HP_TO_11HP_4-CYCLE_L-HEAD_FLAT_HEAD_ENGINES_69250..>

Customer:

Vince, I just have one rod from govenor arm to a throttle lever saying low / high so I assume spring would go

Customer:

on thr

Customer:

carb wouldn'tit

Customer:

On one side or the other on butterfly arm?

Vince O. :

Let me look for a better diagram

Vince O. :

See if this is any better linkage

Customer:

I think thats it . I must have dropped rod off of spring. Thanks you. Chuck

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