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I hope the engine wont spray… if it’s a pressure washer thats not spraying the name of the unit would help… but does it build pressure but doesn’t spray – check the wand does it even build pressure ??? no – replace pump

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Gasohol (up to 10% ethyl alcohol, 90% unleaded gasoline by volume) is approved as a fuel for Kohler engines. Other gasoline/alcohol blends including E20 and E85 should not be used.
If the ignition coil is defective, the engine may not start. Before replacing the ignition coil, ensure that the spark plug is working properly. If you have confirmed that the spark plug is working properly, test the ignition coil with an ignition coil tester. If the ignition coil is defective, replace it.
Ignition Spark Plug Gap 0.76 mm (0.030 in.) Module Air Gap 0.254 mm (0.010 in.)
Kohler Co., founded in 1873 by John Michael Kohler, is an American manufacturing company based in Kohler, Wisconsin. Kohler is best known for its plumbing products, but the company also manufactures furniture, cabinetry, tile, engines, and generators.
“KOHLER Engines is proud of our 20-year relationship in Hattiesburg, and we appreciate the support of the community and the state of Mississippi. This consolidation to our plant in Hattiesburg will help us serve our customers better by giving them a single source for all of our twin-cylinder gasoline engines.
Just like your vehicle or lawn mower needs a battery to spark the ignition process, a Kohler standby generator needs a battery to start its engine.
The carburetor might be clogged. A clogged carburetor is most commonly caused by leaving fuel in the engine for a long period of time. Over time, some of the ingredients in the fuel may evaporate, leaving behind a thicker, stickier substance. This sticky fuel can clog up the carburetor and cause the engine to stall.
Kohler XT775 engine, 173cc, 5.2 HP, 7/8″ Shaft.
Kohler XT-7 Series XT173 173cc 4.5 Gross HP OHV Vertical Engine, 7/8″ x 1.78″ Crankshaft.
What fuel is recommended for my engine? Use unleaded regular gasoline with a pump sticker octane rating of 87 or higher. If you are required to use oxygenated fuel, blends containing a maximum of 10% ethanol or 15% MTBE are acceptable. Fuels with higher concentrations and methanol blends are not recommended.
KOHLER generators offer the security of dual fuel with our patent-pending dual fuel reset box. Our dual fuel system enables the generator to switch automatically from natural gas (primary fuel) to liquid propane (LP).

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ANSWER : I hope the engine wont spray… if it’s a pressure washer thats not spraying the name of the unit would help… but does it build pressure but doesn’t spray – check the wand does it even build pressure ??? no – replace pump

How to remove clutch kohler 23 hp command series?
ANSWER : Remove the bolt… if it still doesn’t come off the safest way is to put a sacrificial bolt back in and use an air hammer to hit the bolt as the clutch slowly comes off… pb blaster helps a lot

Gas leaking from carb when not in to fix.
ANSWER : Clean the float needle and check its not ridged where it seats ! if so replace !

Valve adjustment intake/exhaust – Craftsman Kohler Courage 26 hp 54" Garden Tractor (CA) ()
ANSWER : I’ll bite, what’s your question Mike? If you are looking for a how to, you can probably find it at the manufacturer’s website, without going into too much detail however I can offer you a general approach.- Remove the front hood of the mower and the shroud if it has one.- Disconnect the carb, and exhaust and move it aside.- Remove the Spark plug- Carefully remove the valve cover in the front of the engine.- Look up the proper valve adjustment settings for your model.- Get the engine at top dead center.- Take measurements and adjust the valves accordingly.- Clean the valve cover itself, and where it’s going to be seated.- Apply a thin coat of gasket sealant, put the cover back on.- Wait for the sealant to bond (depends on manufacturer specs_- Fire it up.Keep in mind, this is a general guide, see your manufacturer’s manuals and technical diagrams for more details.

Have a 20 HP twin cylinder KOHLER engine on CRAFTSMAN mower.
ANSWER : Did you check your gas? Generally a loud popping sound indicates water in the fuel. If there is one carb hitting and one not, the one not hitting may be full of water. Drain the carb bowls. Drain the tank. Clean the spark plugs and try it.

Missing oil dipstick
ANSWER : Hello:

You can Purchase a New Dipstick from your Local Small Engine Service Center or Online.
Hope this Helps.

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Will any other engine fit a craftsmen 26 hp lawn tractor other than the kohler
ANSWER : Yes there are 2 other options.
Briggs and Stratton, and Onan.
Here is the information. You will need to have your output shaft size.

18 hp kohler engine starts but doesn’t keep running!!!!
ANSWER : You put in a question about your ride on. What is it you need?