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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Certified on Onan and Generac generators
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Ii have a griggs and stratton generator with a 10 hp OHV

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ii have a griggs and stratton generator with a 10 hp OHV engine. where do i find the model number of the engine.
JA: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: it says briggs and straton about 4 yrs old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes i want to replace the carburator.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: the family is 6BSXS.3422HT THEN 27645A
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Hank F. replied 1 month ago.

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On an OHV engine, the model, spec and type numbers will be stamped in to the flange of the valve cover. You might need to clean a little dirt of it to see the numbers.