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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 2012 exmark with a ecvno power when blades on I put

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i have a 2012 exmark with a ecv(###) ###-####no power when blades on I put temp gage at exhaust and one cylinder appears to be not firing correctly I assumed it was coil to my surprise it s not standard 2 coil system whats next
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: 2 days, it would take a few minutes then seemed engine would warm up then it would work all day
JA: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?
Customer: never always worked well ive always kept up on maintenance
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I think its some sort of firing problem don't know what to change
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 6 months ago.

Hello. Thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you.

Expert:  Donald replied 6 months ago.

Have you pulled the shroud from your engine?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Expert:  Donald replied 6 months ago.

Thanks for your response. When you say that your engine does not have the standard two coil system, are you referring to your coils being different?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I'm taking it in thanks
Expert:  Donald replied 6 months ago.

Thanks for letting me know. I do hope all goes well for you.