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What are the points set at on a 5 hp engine

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what are the points set at on a 5 hp engine
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
Make and model? Points are usually on older models, newer models have no points!
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Briggs and Statton 5hp model 130202
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
https://www.partstree.com/parts/briggs-and-stratton/engines-horizontal-engine-with-recoil-starter/130202-1832-01-briggs-stratton-engine-rewind-starter/blower-hsg-flywheel-rewind/
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
Shows armature and no points . Armature gap to flywheel is .010 inch. Points are under the flywheel on the older models. Do you have points? Gap would be .020 inch.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
Did you get my reply?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
Did you get it going?