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Craftsman mower with 26hp kohler smokes

Changed the blades while mower was raised in the air about three feet. Then changed the oil. Started it up, drove around a little, went into a incline and it started smoking very badly. Is this normal? If not, what should I do now to fix it?

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Check the oil and let it run to see if it clears up. Sometimes the oil will run into the cylinder when it is jacked up.

Posted on Jul 18, 2009


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SOURCE: Craftsman mower with 26hp kohler smokes while cutting.

it sound like you put to much oil in it.if not check vent valve

Posted on Jul 18, 2009

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