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Donald, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  I have 25+ years of experience repairing 2 & 4 cycle engines
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I have an old tired Kohler MV18S, SPEC NUMBER 58508 in my

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I have an old tired Kohler MV18S, SPEC NUMBER 58508 in my mower, I have found an MV18S, SPEC NUMBER 58560 for sale and would like to know if the 58560 will directly replace the 58508?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
Hello. My name is***** will be happy to assist you.
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
I pulled up both engines, and they both seem to be very compatible.
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
MV18S-58508 - Click Here MV18S-58560 - Click Here
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
I do believe you can swap the two engines, without having to make any modifications. The electrical components are the same on both engines. So, your wiring connectors should hook up the same, as well.
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
The exhaust are the same. This means that your muffler should fit properly.
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
We can continue from here. Thanks!
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
I can discuss this via a phone call if you like. Please let me know and we can continue. Thanks!
I will be available at 7:30 pm central time tonight.