Kohler 17.5 smoking and oil smells of gas

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Old 07-25-11, 06:02 PM
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Kohler 17.5 smoking and oil smells of gas

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My john deere L110 started smoking on start up a day after mowing. The oil has a gas fuel smell to it. And oil is blowing out themuffler. I think it is the valves? Any ideas.
 
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Old 07-26-11, 10:06 AM
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It's the carburetor. You need to clean it out and replace the inlet needle. It's leaking fuel into the crankcase. You'll need to change the oil also.
 
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