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03-31-04, 05:34 PM   #1  
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plastic flywheel

I removed the cover from my 4hp Tecumseh engine and noticed that it had a plastic ring which I hope is just an attachment to the flywheel because many of the fins have broken off.

Can it be replaced? Where might I find one. I have the model/serial numbers.

Thanks for any help.

 
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03-31-04, 05:40 PM   #2  
It's pretty common for the cooling fan blades to be plastic and bolted to an aluminum or iron flywheel. To find parts just do a Google search for Tecumseh parts.

 
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03-31-04, 07:14 PM   #3  
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If you have a small motor aka lawn mower/snowblower dealer nearby, just take the model,type, and serial number off the starter housing from your motor and tell him you need another cooling fan. You shouldn't have a problem getting one.

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04-08-04, 10:53 AM   #4  
How did it go?

 
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