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Curtis B.
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Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 25647
Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have Kohler courage engine that has a cam problem which

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I have Kohler courage engine that has a cam problem which Kohler does not have this problem
JA: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?
Customer: 4-5 years old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I want to buy another mower but I here Kohler has this problem
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It was on a toro 50" home owner model. Is there any Kohler that I need to stay away from
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

The Kohler Command engine does not use the overhead cam like the Courage single cylinder engine. Command is the much better engine, but the newer SV700 series, twin engine Courage is ok.