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Pealr, I hav an old MTD Ride-on mower with a Briggs and Stratton model 42A707 horizontally opposed twin engine. A friend is looking for a replacement engine for me and has asked what size the output end of the crankshaft is. I told him 1 inch diamenter but now I'm not sure. Can you help pleae?

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Is there anything else the Small Engine Technician should be aware of?

I don't think so, except if he knows the pitch circle diameter of the mounting holes on the crankcase. My friend has a Kawasaki engine which is the right power etc, and he thinks the mounting holes are in the same positions; but it's nice to be sure.

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