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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Mechanic at Rhode Island Harvesting Co
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I have a Craftsman tiller with 6hp. Briggs engine

Customer Question

I have a Craftsman tiller with 6hp. Briggs engine horizontal,overhead valve, pulling the recoil is very diifficult, I checked valve clearance ,flywheel key,still no go
JA: What's the make and model of the tiller? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: It is about 5years old,craftsman rear tine ,don't have the model very close,the Briggs engine M/N(###) ###-####E1
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No
Submitted: 30 days ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Bill McCusker replied 30 days ago.

Hello welcome to Just answers. My name is ***** ***** try to solve this together.

Is it still difficult to pull over when the spark plug is out?

Customer: replied 30 days ago.
No only when the spark plug is in.
Customer: replied 30 days ago.
are you going to call me?
Customer: replied 30 days ago.
What is going on I'm waiting for your Phone call.
Expert:  Bill McCusker replied 29 days ago.
I didn't get the request until now
Expert:  Bill McCusker replied 29 days ago.
Do you still want it?