Ariens Zero Turn Sarting problems

Old 11-03-08, 08:31 AM
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Ariens Zero Turn Sarting problems

Have an Ariens Zero Turn Zoom 1844 Model #915037-00015 Briggs engine #31H777-0110-E1. Now that the cold is creeping in here(30 degress her in the AM), it does not want to turn over fast enough to start in the morning. Had a new starter put in last summer, just replaced the battery with a 430cca rating, oil changed this spring using the recomended SAE30. When the outside temp gets close to 50 for a couple hours, it will start, but the starter still turns slower than normal. After running for 30 mins, it will start right up.
Old 11-03-08, 09:02 AM
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It may be right at the point the valves need adjusting with the added cooler thicker oil. Everything else appears to be in order, For the amount of time it takes I would check them.

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