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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Engine will not turn. It will only turn when I removed the

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Engine will not turn. It will only turn when I removed the spark plug. In the past this will solve the problem. Now,I removed the spark plug countless times but engine will not turn when the spark plug is replaced
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.

Hi, my name is***** will be assisting you.

Is this an overhead valve engine? If so then I would check the valve clearances, it sounds like the compression release isn't working which could be just a valve adjustment. If it is an overhead valve you want all valves to be set at .004 inches clearance.