Briggs 18hp governor adjustment

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Old 06-08-05, 10:45 AM
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Briggs 18hp governor adjustment

I have a briggs horizontally opposed twin ll that wasn't running right. After a lot of checking I found the nut was missing where you tighten the governor arm to the shaft allowing the shaft to turn out of adjustment. I replaced the nut but could someone tell me how to correctly adjust the arm to the shaft?

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Old 06-09-05, 03:24 AM
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With the nut (you mentioned was missing) loose, turn the governor shaft counter-clockwise as far as it will go (easy does it here) and move the throttle linkage to the wide-open-throttle position (also counter-clockwise) and tighten the nut.
 
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