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09-06-2013 21:07:36

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The red muffler sounds like it is running too rich. Some red is normal in the dark.

It is extremely hard to plug a mower muffler. If it was plugged, it would blow off from the exhaust. There is not much inside that could cause issues.

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09-06-2013 22:07:48

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 Re: Update in reply to rrobert, 09-06-2013 21:07:36  
Old told me to check the timimg, so I'll take alook at that. I do not see any way to adjust air or fuel mixture on this carb. Techumseh Enduro 15.5 overhead valve engine.

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09-07-2013 19:30:04

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 Re: Update in reply to Kornfused, 09-06-2013 22:07:48  
Ya the flywheel key can get half sheared and when it does that throws off the timing just enough to make them run hot. Seen a good many that the flywheel key being made of soft metal and made to shear can cause odd problems

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09-06-2013 22:42:58

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 Re: Update in reply to Kornfused, 09-06-2013 22:07:48  
Did I hear ya say it was a barn find ? maybe some critter made a nest or mud dobber built a nest in exhaust.. what the plug look like ?

Found this info for valve lash in a web search....----------------------------------------

Expert: RUSS replied 3 years ago.

the numbers were a typo

i would go with .004" on the intake, and .006" on the exhaust.

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