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Wayne, Engine Rebuilder
Category: Small Engine
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I have a Briggs 18.5 Intel plus that stopped running while

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Hi I have a Briggs 18.5 Intel plus that stopped running while mowing each time I tried to restart it it backfires I checked to see if the key had been sheared and it was fine what's next
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Wayne replied 9 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

where is the backfire , carb or exhaust

let m e know ,Please

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Exhaust
Expert:  Wayne replied 9 months ago.

Thank you for that

I suggest you remove the valve covers

and check make sure on of the valve push rods did not

break or fall off, this is common with this engine

adjust your valves , cold engine .003-.005

I hope this helped you

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Expert:  Wayne replied 9 months ago.

Hi am just following up with you

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let me know, Please

Wayne