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I have a mid 80s toro generator T2500D can't seem to find…

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Hey there,i have a mid 80s toro generator T2500D can't seem to find motor size or brand to replace carburetor

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

1987 toro T2500D

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

Yes

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Hank F., Technician replied 8 months ago
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Hello, my name is ***** ***** I am going to assist you with this.

What is the serial number of the genset?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
be rate back gotta find it
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
i think this is it but not sure SE###-##-####
Technician: Hank F., Technician replied 8 months ago

Nope, but I did some digging while waiting.

All of the T2500 series units used the same carburetor.

The carburetor is part number 55-2840, but unfortunately, it is no longer available.

The carb is a Mikuni BV-21-17-35. I even did some checking on a kit for it, and can't find anything that is available anywhere.

Sorry.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
any idea on motor size or brand
Technician: Hank F., Technician replied 8 months ago

No. All of my part lists only give a Toro part number.

I would suspect this is a Chinese knock off.

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Technician: Hank F., Technician replied 8 months ago

I take that back.

I just found a footnote that says this is a 5HP Suzuki engine, although it doesn't say which model.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Thats about how far i got as well
Technician: Hank F., Technician replied 8 months ago

The service manual doesn't even say.

About all you could do would be to contact Toro directly. But if hte carb is not available, there is nothing they will be able to do.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
There must be a mikuni carb that will serve the purpose one would think
Technician: Hank F., Technician replied 8 months ago

For that you would have to contact Mikuni.

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