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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 briggs and stratton engine #311707 type 0132-e1 that

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i have a briggs and stratton engine #311707 type 0132-e1 that keeps back firing and will not start. it turns over real well
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! Backfiring can be a valve open when the spark occurs, or the timing may be off. You say it turns over real well??? Too easy? Remove spark plug and feel for the piston, see if it is moving.??? When did it last run?