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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have a 16hp Vanguard V twin model 303777 with the date code

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I have a 16hp Vanguard V twin model 303777 with the date code of 97082611. The carb is the "Asian" carb and is no longer available. I want to switch to a "Nikki" carb. Can I just change out the manifold and carb?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
what is the full number? 303777-????-??
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
There should be no reason to change the intake.??
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Model 303777
Type 1147-E1
Code 97082611
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Just change the carb!
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
808728 is the current carb number
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/B1807639-807639-New-Briggs-Stratton-Carburetor-fits-Several-Models-/321496453835
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How does that relat to 808728?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
replacement number.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you. What is the new replacement number?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
807639 is the one I found on Ebay
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Thank you!