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Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I just installed a Kohler (###) ###-####s. The engne

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I just installed a Kohler Carburetor(###) ###-####s.
The engne starts but kind of gallups
what do you think might be the problem
How you adjust this carburetor
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
http://outdoorpowerinfo.com/repairs/kohler_walbro_lmk_carb.asp
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
See figure 11 for the idle adjustent. That and the idle speed screw on the top linkage is all the adjustment there is.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
http://www.kohlerengines.com/onlinecatalog/pdf/sm_20_690_01.pdf
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
Here is service manual, if the governor needs to be adjusted. Why was carburetor replaced?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Does not look like the same carburetor. Very close but not the same
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I have MTD KH-20-853-33-s
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
http://www.amazon.com/MTD-KH-20-853-33-S-Carburetor-Asm/dp/B006CVJV3S
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
Yours has no adjustments, other than the idle speed The idle mix screw is sealed. Try adding a little sprig tenison to the linkage springs.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
Did you see my response?