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I am looking for technical information on the timing of a

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sv260-0210 kohler engijne JA: Can you...
i am looking for technical information on the timing of a sv260-0210 kohler engijne
JA: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?
Customer: yhe engine is about 5 years old and i am tearing it down to replace the crankcase which is cracked. i accidently pulled one of the gears up during disassembly and i beed to know the timing so i don't reassembly out of time there are 2 timing mark on the cam shaft gear and a timing mark on each of the valve gears
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes ii hac ve said i was and i am well along all i need is the timing procedure
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no i just need the timing procedure.can you get that for me
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 3 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 3 months ago

Sv260 is not good model umber. Could it be SV560? See manual link below.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
the no sv260-0210 is a good number i have odrered part to that no
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 3 months ago

Look at the SV manual link I sent and look at the timing, I think you will find it is the same.

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