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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 have a Dixie Chopper mower with a Generac engine GTV-990.

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I have a Dixie Chopper mower with a Generac engine GTV-990. Everything working fine, shut mower off and tried to restart 5 minutes later, engine turned over fast like no compression and wouldn't start. Took a compression test and gauge reads 0 on both cylinders. Pulled valve covers and valves all appear to be working, check pistons and they appear to be working properly. Spark plugs look perfect. Engine didn't make any kind of noise and doesn't when turned over.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Just did a leak down test on both cylinders and no loss
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 5 months ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. Are both pistons moving up and down when cranking ?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 5 months ago.
Also can you check the oil and tell me if it's this or smells like gasoline

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