How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Curtis B. Your Own Question
Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 28892
Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
Type Your Small Engine Question Here...
Curtis B. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have Kohler courage engine that has a cam problem which

Customer Question

I have Kohler courage engine that has a cam problem which Kohler does not have this problem
JA: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?
Customer: 4-5 years old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I want to buy another mower but I here Kohler has this problem
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It was on a toro 50" home owner model. Is there any Kohler that I need to stay away from
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

The Kohler Command engine does not use the overhead cam like the Courage single cylinder engine. Command is the much better engine, but the newer SV700 series, twin engine Courage is ok.