Loping engine

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Old 01-27-08, 02:16 PM
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Loping engine

The engine on my tiller lopes. By that I mean it runs faster then slower, back and forth. I seem to remember that this is caused by a too rich mixture, or a too lean mixture. I can't remember which. Anyone know?
 
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Old 01-27-08, 02:34 PM
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I'm thinking the mixture is too lean. You did'nt give any engine numbers, but if it's a tecumseh you may get away with cleaning the bowl bolt. Look around a few past posts. Geogrubb has an excellent link to a pic that shows the holes. If it's a Briggs, give the engine numbers, than the Pros know what you have for a carb!! Good luck,,Roger
 
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Here is the pic. Have a good one. Geo
http://i190.photobucket.com/albums/z...c_bowl_nut.jpg
 
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Old 01-27-08, 07:22 PM
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Hehe...look at you two guys tag-teaming this thread! Cool.

I agree, lean mixture.
 
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