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I have a kohl or cv14s 1445 tried to torque specs call for a

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I have a kohl or cv14s 1445 tried to torque specs call for a 100 lb. set at 50 and blow out the theards on the connecting rod any ideas thanx Randy
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Connecting rod torque on a CV14? Kohher?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

CV 14 Air Cooled Vertical Crankshaft Single OHV6mm straight shank bolt: 11.3 N-m (100 in-lb)
8mm step-down bolt: 14.7 N-m (130 in-lb)
8mm straight shank bolt: 22.7 N-m (200 ft-lb)

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

torques is on inch ln lbs! Not ft lbs!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Th get inch lbs divide ft lbs by 12. 12 ft ls is 144 inch lbs! You are trying to get to much torque!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

I see question is still open, did you see my response and convert to inch lbs?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

?? see question still open!!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

Please rate to close and get e credit!