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I have replaced the coil on my 190cc 650 series briggs and
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I have an old 3hp Briggs & Stratton lawn mower with no
I have an old 3hp Briggs & Stratton lawn mower with no spark. The model # is 92502 / Type is 0773-03 / Code(###) ###-#### I want to dump the points & condenser & replace with new coil & electronic ign… read more
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I have a roto tiller with a 5hp briggs and stratton engine
I have a roto tiller with a 5hp briggs and stratton engine with no spark … read more
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I have a &S 8HP on a Generac Generator that I want to
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I have a Craftsman model 917f25600 and I am looking for a
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I have a briggs and Stratton 16 hp engine in a Lincoln
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My Snapper riding mower model M280917B won't start. It died
My Snapper riding mower model M280917B won't start. It died while mowing heavy grass. It seems like there is no spark.… read more
Curtis B.
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I have a portable generator #05567-1. The 8hp &S engine has
I have a portable generator #05567-1. The 8hp B&S engine has a plastic on off switch to turn on before you pull the starter rope. It broke and I cannot find a replacement part on-line… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
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I have a Briggs 8hp changing magneto due to mice invasion on wires. installed new one but
I have a Briggs 8hp changing magneto due to mice invasion on wires. installed new one but no spark. The old one had a grounding shut off wire, the new one does not intaled the same way but at a lost w… read more
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A &S 14 HP OHV model 287707 Type 0220 01 That was running
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Curtis B.
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I have 2 older style Briggs 8 hp engines flat heads. What do
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I have a Briggs Stratton 8hp that has delco remy motor generator
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On a briggs and stratton 8hp model 195432 I have no spark.
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hi- i have an old gravely lawn tractor with a 16hp briggs motor.
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another question for curtis. changing cam shafts have a taper
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Hello: I have a 7HP briggs stratton engine for my mower..new
Hello: I have a 7HP briggs stratton engine for my mower..new plug but no spark, points are good but there is no adjustment screw they open and close, magneto has no open setting..where do I start??… read more
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