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I have an old viper engine, how do I tell if it a 2 or 4…

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I have an old...

I have an old viper engine, how do I tell if it a 2 or 4 cycle or 4

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?

No mam, it have a number on the engine but it's letters, such as, FBG 00568

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

No man i just need a cooperator for it

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

It have three large letters on the back of the engine

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