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I have the bad year of 2004/5 with 26hp kohler, Craftsman 5000

I have the bad year of 2004/5 with 26hp kohler that didnt have enough head bolts by design. The one that leaks out the head gasket before the engine siezes. What engine can i replace this with? I dont want to fix existing motor. I just want an affordable replacement with 20hp or more. I only spent 250 bucks on this with a few attachments. I had hoped to get it going and give it to someone as a gift.

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