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Briggs-Fan, Small Engine Technician
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I HAVE INSTALLED A NEW BATTERY AND STARTER AND IT SEEMS LIKE

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I HAVE INSTALLED A NEW BATTERY AND STARTER AND IT SEEMS LIKE THERE IS A PROBLEM LIKE TOO MUCH COMPRESSION AND WILL NOT TURN OVER. hELP
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. What is the make and model of your engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.

If this is a ohv engine the valves could need adjusting

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.

Ok seeing it's a kohler comand let me look to see if it has thehydraulic lifters

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.

Have you checked the flywheel key to see if it's sheared and knocked the timing off ?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
i DIDN'T GET ANSWER TO MY QUESTION ABOUT SEEMS LIKE TOO MUCH COMPRESSION
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Engine acts like it is hydrolocked but this is not the case
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.

It could be , some kohler have adjustable valves , others have hydrauliclifters and can't be

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.

On the engine shroud is the model cv or ch ?