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  1. Can you flood a small engine crankcase leaving the choke on?

    Small Engine Repair 4-Cycle
    Hi we recently rented a large 19HP gas powered Kohler vacuum and after about 2.5 hours runtime, it started sputtering out and spewing oil and smoke - we had to stop work. The rental agency later told us it was a flooded crankcase and that we had left the choke on the whole time. I'm not that...
  2. Kohler CV15S on John Deere LT150 Races

    Small Engine Repair 4-Cycle
    Hi Everyone I'm trying to fix my Kohler CV15S - it races and won't idle normally. I've removed the carb, soaked it in parts cleaner, used carb cleaner in a can to blow out all the little holes in the carb. Also, I removed the bowl, float, etc. on the bottom and cleaned that all out. Nothing...
  3. Complex Engine Overheating Issue

    Small Engine Repair 4-Cycle
    Okay, so now I know why they sold me that Cub Cadet mower so cheap. The engine overheats are about 30 minutes. Here is what I have tried(its a 2006 engine two cylinder 4 cycle 18 horse): Replace spark plugs twice Clean carb and set to super rich mixture Change oil and filter twice Replace fuel...
  4. old kohler

    Small Engine Repair General Discussion
    I just bought a older kohler k818s with some real world mod's on it and want to restore it I only have 30 bills in it so for. if anyone has any direction on getting any original parts point me in the right direction please.
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