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I am installing a briggs in a toro it had a kohler

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I am installing a briggs in a toro it had a kohler commado.need info on wiring.

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Need to know how to wire eng

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago
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Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

What are the engine model numbers? How many wires on new engine plug? What colors. What are their sources?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Model 44S877 type 0001G1
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

Red, black and gray? Red is the battery charge wire, and has to go to the starter solenoids battery post. The black wire is the kill wire to the coils, and the gray wire is for the fuel solenoid.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

Find the matching wire colors , and functions for the Kohler.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

See link above, and around page 35.

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I have a connector with a gray wire and 2 BlackBerry wires that go on the same prong. What are they wire to.
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

On engine side? Where do they originate from? 2 black wires and one gray that attach to each other?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

I see question is still open.??

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