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Kohler Courage 20 won't fire Spark plug tests OK put fuel…

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Kohler Courage 20 won't fire Spark...
Kohler Courage 20 won't fire
Spark plug tests OK
put fuel in cylinder
turns once and coughs
Submitted: 3 years ago.Category: Small Engine
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Turns freely when spark plug removed
Customer reply replied 3 years ago
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Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! Sounds like the timing may be off. Check the flywheel to crankshaft key, as it times the engine.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
THANKS. Looks like I'll need a strap wrench just to get the fan off.
From the Maint Manual I can't tell if I need a puller or not, but I found one at Harbor Freight. The strap wrench they had was way too short, though. I'll let you know if the crankshaft key is the issue.
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 3 years ago
OK, thanks.
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