Kohler Command 17.5 stalling

Reply

  #1  
Old 05-03-13, 05:12 PM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: May 2013
Location: USA
Posts: 2
Kohler Command 17.5 stalling

My lawnmower starts up fine, runs for a couple of minutes and then dies. As she is stating to die if I put the lever to choke she picks up and runs a little longer and then dies. If she sits for a little while she will start up again but only for a couple of minutes.
I pulled the fuel filter and it's fine. I checked the spark plug and it's fine as well.
Any suggestions?
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 05-03-13, 05:38 PM
Banned. Rule And/Or Policy Violation
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: USA
Posts: 4,297
Pull and rebuild the carberator and it will be fine,
 
  #3  
Old 05-03-13, 06:16 PM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: May 2013
Location: USA
Posts: 2
The vent hole on my gas cap was clogged, used a pin to unclog it and problem solved.
 
  #4  
Old 05-03-13, 06:19 PM
31YTech's Avatar
Member
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: EveryWhere
Posts: 1,263
Hello whalerbob,

Before pulling the carb apart loosen the gas cap and see if it will continue running, If so check the cap vent for obstructions.....

Good Luck

EDIT; Guess I need to type faster !
 
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