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  1. Oil shooting out filler neck - Briggs 6.75hp

    Small Engine Repair 4-Cycle
    Hey folks, I have a Toro mower with a Briggs 6.75 hp. Just finished spring maintenance including new filter, oil, spark plug, cleaned carb, and new blade to boot. After about 30 minutes of mowing, the cap popped off the oil filler tube and out shot the oil all over the place. I am stumped, the...
  2. Lawnmower engine on hovercraft starting issue

    Small Engine Repair 4-Cycle
    I built a hovercraft that uses a 6hp Briggs lawnmower engine (12H807-1756-E1) to power a 24" fan that lifts it off the ground/water. (the hovercraft looks like a Delorean! search "delorean hovercraft" on google to see more). Here's my problem: 6hp Briggs lift engine starts fine when I pull the...
  3. old briggs

    Small Engine Repair General Discussion
    I got a old 8 horse iorn sleeve biggs tiller motor code 80010910 which I think it's a 1980 model. I want to use it on a dune buggy go kart with the cvt style cultch system. the throttle plate is all there but I think the it is missing a spring and the other one is alittle tired anyone have any...
  4. 5 hp Briggs stopped running

    Small Engine Repair General Discussion
    Hi all, I have a 1993 5 hp Briggs on a garden tiller. It stopped running while tilling the fall garden as if it were out of gas, yet the tank is half full (or half empty). I cleaned up the spark plug, but that didn't help. I'm tested that the plug still does produce spark so I'm...
  5. 5 hp Briggs Crankshaft seal

    Small Engine Repair General Discussion
    Hi everyone, I have a 1993 5-hp briggs on the a garden tiller that was built in the 70's. I'm not sure if the two are related, but within an hour of the belt slipping (became stretched too much), the crankshaft (oil?) seal started smoking and spun itself out. I'm not sure if I can...
  6. Has GAS; has SPARK. But won't start. Ideas????

    Small Engine Repair General Discussion
    I have an older Magneto Briggs & Stratton small engine hand garden tractor. It won't start. I have gas. I have spark. Nothing happens. Doesn't even pop. What's the matter? :( Monte
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