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Kohler 17.5 command. will not start

I have a Kohler 17.5 command. getting fuel and spark. took air filter off. still wont start. just backfires through carb as im trying to start it. any ideas?

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The woodruff / flywheel key is likely partially sheared. Pull off the air housing, remove the starting clutch, to get to where you can see the flywheel key. I bet you will find that the key has distorted. Easily replaced once flywheel is pulled. Make sure to use the correct key when replacing it.

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