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Wont start I need to get the timing set up for a tecumseh OHV motor---I go to start it now, and rips cord back out of hand. I think its a tooth off. I just put new rod in===help?

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  • robbins3242 Apr 20, 2009

    I will be going out to pull it apart to see if that is what it is. I also have a problem that when it kicks back, its breaks the bolt loose that connects the generator to the motor--what can I do about it? Think locktight would help?

    Thanks for all your help!

  • robbins3242 Apr 20, 2009

    I really appreciate the help! Thanks!!

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CHECK, OR HAVE SOMEONE CHECK THE FLYWHEEL KEY...IT IS SHEARED

Posted on Apr 19, 2009

  • COUGHY_MAN Apr 20, 2009

    A lockwasher would be the best thing but, yes locktight would work also.

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