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May need new head gasket, a lot of times when the...

May need new head gasket, a lot of times when the vibration causes those bolts to back out the hot exhaust will burn the head gasket. Happened to me on a similar model craftsman. Replaced head...
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Did you figure this out? If not you need to...

Did you figure this out? If not you need to check under the glove box beside the tunnel. There is a small plastic part that actuates the blend door. These trucks are not on vacuum for the heat, it...
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Not head gasket. Burnt a whole right through...

Not head gasket. Burnt a whole right through head. That is why they were replaced. I originally marked it up to being an old machine with a lot of hours, looked like the head had developed a...
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Kohler K 582 burning through cylinder heads

I have a K582 flathead engine that I recently replaced both cylinder heads. After only about 2 hours of run time it appears to have burnt through another head (I have yet to inspect it, just going...
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This stuff is classified as a stain, and is...

This stuff is classified as a stain, and is recommended for patios as well as sidewalks and garages, but has a color to it. See the link to quikrete link in my first post. Here ...
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It is a gas pressure washer 2,500 psi, and...

It is a gas pressure washer 2,500 psi, and letting it breathe is not an option, don't like the look. Already used pressure washer and stripper, sanding or grinding is the only option. Want to know...
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Concrete Porch Stripping old Paint

So I am working on getting my concrete porch stripped down and am planning on going with the Quikrete 1 part epoxy floor sealer 1-Part Epoxy Garage Floor Sealer | QUIKRETEŽ Coatings...
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According to water damage standards, the water...

According to water damage standards, the water damaged laminate should be replaced. Plywood can be dried, but just like the above post laminate is composed mainly of fiber board and therefore once...
04-13-10, 08:46 PM
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VCT is designed to be waxed. Wax is designed to...

VCT is designed to be waxed. Wax is designed to penetrate the cracks and protect the floor. The only option you may have, without waxing, is buffing with a 175 rpm buffer and a white pad. The...
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Yeah. I have 2 K582 and 2 CH25S's. I just...

Yeah. I have 2 K582 and 2 CH25S's. I just replaced a CH25S in December. Had a lot of hours on it. We don't play around, they get their use that is for sure.
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Yeah, I got it backwards. Was it on a Steamway? ...

Yeah, I got it backwards. Was it on a Steamway?

I am pretty sure it has something to do with the carb, but before I pull it I am going to check the pressure. Do you know of any Kohler classes...
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Sorry, I need to be more specific. I can get it...

Sorry, I need to be more specific. I can get it to start multiple times, but only with choke fully open. As soon as a try to close the choke it shuts off. The van has not moved from the shop. I...
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It is an electric fuel pump. This is not on a...

It is an electric fuel pump. This is not on a lawn mower. It runs a truck mounted carpet cleaning machine. That was my next plan to check the pressure. It just seems like it would not want to...
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Kohler K582 stalls

Kohler K582 will start and run with choke open for about a minute. Tries to die so I close choke and it will not run or start with choke closed. Any ideas what I should check. I have not checked...
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As suggested above, I would check the PCV valve...

As suggested above, I would check the PCV valve and change the oil more often! IMHO 10,000 miles is about 7,000 over.....
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Did the test on page 7.12. I have a 15 amp...

Did the test on page 7.12. I have a 15 amp system. I have a 3 post voltage regulator. I have tried several batteries, but I may try another just in case. I am planning on borrowing my buddies...
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Fixed...intake gasket. Running like a charm...

Fixed...intake gasket. Running like a charm now....music to my ears.
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I am only getting 9.5 volts out of the B+, either...

I am only getting 9.5 volts out of the B+, either connected or disconnected, that is all I am getting, as stated in my first post.

I checked for shorts.....no voltage from ground to ground...
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May have found my problem. After further...

May have found my problem. After further inspection today I noticed one of the intake gaskets was leaking pretty bad. Called the distributor warehouse said they had the gaskets. Drove 45 minutes...
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That's what I thought, just grasping here. Now...

That's what I thought, just grasping here. Now if I can track down the short. Any thoughts on the hot wire from the batt to the starter? It has the same voltage at both ends.
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Replaced that too. Checked presure, 4.5 psi at...

Replaced that too. Checked presure, 4.5 psi at carb. Forgot to mention that. Is that sufficient on these small engines? I run 7 psi on my race car, but not exactly the same application.
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Pulled carb today and put the backup on, still...

Pulled carb today and put the backup on, still have the mis. Between this one and the other I am about to pull my hair out. I even sprayed some WD40 around base of carb to see if possibly the...
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That is with it connected. With it disconnected...

That is with it connected. With it disconnected I can't remember, but I will check it again. Still not getting it ack to the battery with it connected. Replaced the ground today as the ground...
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I have tried 2 different batteries and get the...

I have tried 2 different batteries and get the same results. I will try the ground, but I also have the TINY TACH grounded there and that is working fine. Now I am wondering if I should change the...
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Posted By hugger73hatch

Since I have an extra, just bought a replacement...

Since I have an extra, just bought a replacement for another machine, I may pull the carb off that one and see what it does.
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