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Category: Small Engine
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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 Dixie Chopper mower with a Generac engine GTV-990.

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I have a Dixie Chopper mower with a Generac engine GTV-990. Everything working fine, shut mower off and tried to restart 5 minutes later, engine turned over fast like no compression and wouldn't start. Took a compression test and gauge reads 0 on both cylinders. Pulled valve covers and valves all appear to be working, check pistons and they appear to be working properly. Spark plugs look perfect. Engine didn't make any kind of noise and doesn't when turned over.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Just did a leak down test on both cylinders and no loss
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. Are both pistons moving up and down when cranking ?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.
Also can you check the oil and tell me if it's this or smells like gasoline