briggs & stratton timing prob......help?

Reply

  #1  
Old 03-11-08, 10:03 PM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 1
briggs & stratton timing prob......help?

hello, new guy here with a problem thats got me stumped and i don't have a shop manual. i have a 17.5 hp single cylinder that came to me disassembled to rebuild. all went well until i tried to time it. if i align the timing marks on the crank and cam gear it won't crank over like it's out of time. i have offset the marks before and aft with no luck. can someone shed some light on this problem for me?
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 03-11-08, 11:55 PM
cheese's Avatar
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: USA
Posts: 16,814
What is it doing that makes you think it's out of time with the marks aligned? Align the timing marks and the engine is in time. If it still won't start, it has to do with something else.
 
  #3  
Old 03-12-08, 07:04 PM
Member
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Western Area
Posts: 94
What did you set the valve lash at?

Model Type and Code numbers off of the engine would help.
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes