22 HP Briggs Intek knocking

Reply

  #1  
Old 05-02-10, 04:03 PM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 37
22 HP Briggs Intek knocking

I have a 22 hp Intek OHV that makes a loud knocking noise when started. When you give it throttle and increase the rpm the knocking is not as loud. In fact, it almost quits but you can still hear it a little bit. Sounds like it's definitely coming from the engine. Any guesses as to what might be causing this?

407577 0317E1 040604YG
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 05-02-10, 04:24 PM
hopkinsr2's Avatar
Member
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: canada
Posts: 1,561
Look real close @ the bolts that hold the Engine to the frame... Re torque them even if they look tight... Lots of times I see mowers that sound like there going to fly apart & after tightening 4 bolts,, the customers are so happy,,Some of them even offer to pay!!! LOL... Roger
 
  #3  
Old 05-02-10, 11:42 PM
cheese's Avatar
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: USA
Posts: 16,821
I agree, sounds like your problem. Tighten all 4 mounting bolts. They make the most racket right as the engine fires up.
 
  #4  
Old 05-06-10, 08:11 PM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 37
Originally Posted by hopkinsr2 View Post
Look real close @ the bolts that hold the Engine to the frame... Re torque them even if they look tight... Lots of times I see mowers that sound like there going to fly apart & after tightening 4 bolts,, the customers are so happy,,Some of them even offer to pay!!! LOL... Roger

I tightened the 4 bolts and adjusted the belt and it took care of it. Thanks for the help.
 
  #5  
Old 05-06-10, 09:34 PM
cheese's Avatar
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: USA
Posts: 16,821
Glad you got it and thanks for the update!
 
  #6  
Old 05-06-10, 10:02 PM
hopkinsr2's Avatar
Member
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: canada
Posts: 1,561
Thanks for the feedback.. Good to hear all is well.... Roger
 
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