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I set the valve timing and adjusted the valves. I have good…

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I set the valve...

I set the valve timing and adjusted the valves. I have good spark. All I get is back firing out the carburator.

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Today,about 2hours.

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Not that I know of.

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 11 months ago

Make and model? Have you checked the timing key between crankshaft and flywheel?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 11 months ago

I see question is still open, did you check the timing key?

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