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I have a 25 horse kohler commander engine on a zero turn 60"

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I have a 25...

I have a 25 horse kohler commander engine on a zero turn 60" ramsomes mower.. the engine dies after 30 minutes of regular mowing. if you start the engine again right away it will run at idle speed. it will also run at full speed if it cools down. all the fuel and air filters have been changed and it has recently been serviced. two technicians have not figured it out. it seems to me it is clearly heat related. any ideas?

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?

Yes.

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

No.

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

I don't know what it would be.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

Has the fuel solenoid in the carburetor been checked? Remove it, and remove the inner parts, re-install as a dummy, and test run. Solenoid plugs the main jet in the carburetor.

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
i will try to do that but it will take some time. will get back with you later.
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

OK>

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

I see question is still open?

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