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My hhpx gator wont start and hydro locks when trying to start

2002 gator hpd with kawasaki engine . ive adjusted valves at 10 and 10 , cleaned out carb , changed plugs and checked all spark

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  • matt06 Dec 02, 2012

    2002 gator-i have spark so that should eliminate the module / computer. I can say that as i turn the key the spark sometimes stops. Are these older gators known for braking the keyway on flywheel?



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SOURCE: i got a john deere gator 4x4 hpx, it will not run

Remove flywheel shroud to see your timing marks,they will be 90 degrees apart on face of flywheel.Use timing light on flywheel as you look directly at it from the side.when light flashes you should see the marks lined up with arrow at the center top of block breather cover.If you find that your timing is off there are only 2 things that it can be-FLYWHEEL KEY or the computer located at the rear of engine.I have only had 2 machines where the timing was off exactly 90 degrees and the computer had to be replaced both times.

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