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16hp briggs no fire

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07-07-09, 11:46 AM   #1  
16hp briggs no fire

i have a 16hp briggs opposing twin , i was mowing this week and the mower quit and would not start back , a day later it started then after ten mins quit again , i check the plugs and there was no fire, i unplug the cut off and still no fire, i put a new coil on and sometimes fire and it quits firing , i'm more than alittle confused,

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07-07-09, 02:52 PM   #2  
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Would help (may or may not be imperative) to know what type and model of equipment this engine is on and also the engine numbers in order to determine what could be causing the problem and how to diagnose it.

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07-09-09, 12:30 AM   #3  
Did you try new plugs? Are you grounding the plugs to check them?

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