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  1. r___r
    05-25-2015 09:08 PM - permalink
    r___r
    Just wanted to say thanks for your post in an old thread:

    'Re: it died all the sudden L.T. 2000'.
    Your post:The fuel lines{hoses from the bottom of the tank to the carburetor} can also decay from the inside-out, and look fine from the outside.

    This was the exact issue that was causing my Craftsman LT2000 to stall.

    Thanks,
    Rich
  2. 3rdMarDiv
    12-02-2010 12:04 PM - permalink
    3rdMarDiv
    Thanks for stopping in at my Gasket Sealer thread...you obviously know your engines. I would like to add you to my contacts list and send you a notice whenever I post. Your comments are appreciated. Thanks again, 3rdMarDiv
  3. 3rdMarDiv
    11-08-2010 08:27 AM - permalink
    3rdMarDiv
    Hey tomw0 and thanks for stopping in at To Hone or Not to Hone the other day. I watch for tractors for sale in my area and pick up one now and again to putz with and fix up. I'll strip the deck down, remove any rust, and check all the joints, belts, wiring, etc., until it's up to snuff. I will replace gaskets and seals, set the RPM's, de-carbon the head and valves and check the cylinder for wear.

    These B&S 289707 engines must have been fairly well made as the condition you saw in the pics is what I've seen thus far in the 4 I've came across...and they are all around 15 years old.

    I appreciate your input as I plan to continue working on small engines as a hobby and way to feed my bowling addiction and have a little extra walking around money ...LOL

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  • About tomw0
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    re-tired
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    georgia's toe-nails of the foot hills
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    no mo
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    simplificate & add lightness

    It's not how hard you work, it's how much you get done.

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  Mentions

09-27-2017
11:00 AM - Newdzlol mentioned tomw0 in post Re: Toro 16HP Zero Turn Runs fine on low RPM Dies at higher RPM
...k you for your time tomw0
09-26-2017
05:28 PM - jmsanch mentioned tomw0 in post Re: Governor/Throttle issue
tomw0 and everyone else I ...
09-25-2017
03:57 PM - jmsanch mentioned tomw0 in post Re: Governor/Throttle issue
... be passed. tom tomw0 LOl I'm already conf...
10-19-2016
12:38 PM - MTFSupport mentioned tomw0 in post Re: Thanks for 'upgrading' the site software. not.
...uggesting fixes. tomw0 - please check out t...

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08-08-2019
10:48 AM - bratmanxj quoted tomw0 in post Re: Transmission "hiccuping"
What does 'lag' mean? ...
07-29-2019
01:15 PM - Walt 2002 quoted tomw0 in post Re: Blown Briggs and Stratton Twin Question
I think you want muriatic ...
07-23-2019
01:36 PM - xjcacher quoted tomw0 in post Re: Going thru divorce-getting screwed of course.
No way to know value as it...
07-20-2019
11:07 AM - Obscured_by_Clouds quoted tomw0 in post Re: Chewed and eaten wiring harness
Butt connectors seem to fa...
07-17-2019
10:44 PM - 38racing quoted tomw0 in post Re: Tecumseh 22hp One cylinder intermittently
38... If it ran well for t...
07-12-2019
01:39 PM - Tractor-Holic quoted tomw0 in post Re: What is the status of Sears as a retailer?
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07-10-2019
12:08 AM - mulder75 quoted tomw0 in post Re: Odd Starting Problem on Kohler engine
I would bet a donut that t...
07-01-2019
01:46 AM - TobyU quoted tomw0 in post Re: Cross reference nikki to Walbro carb
38 said:Get the lmt number...
06-18-2019
01:02 PM - E350 quoted tomw0 in post Re: 917.251641 Green Paint Color?
The PDF I have for my mach...
06-17-2019
09:32 PM - SMLE quoted tomw0 in post Re: 917.251641 Green Paint Color?
...pray can. tom tomw0: Thank you for your...
03:44 PM - Butch73 quoted tomw0 in post Re: Adding afuel Cutoff valve
I always store my fuel wit...
02:13 PM - mrshaft696 quoted tomw0 in post Re: Briggs 14 OHV toro/zero turn
The dents won't hurt anyth...
12:28 PM - E350 quoted tomw0 in post Re: 917.251641 Green Paint Color?
... spray can. tom tomw0: Thank you for your...
06-15-2019
07:20 AM - mrshaft696 quoted tomw0 in post Re: Briggs 14 OHV toro/zero turn
If the engine bogs when yo...
06-14-2019
10:44 AM - denverguy quoted tomw0 in post Re: Briggs and Stratton OHV compression release epidemic!!
To add a CR using a manual...
06-10-2019
06:18 PM - jgayman quoted tomw0 in post Re: Briggs and Stratton OHV compression release epidemic!!
Anyway, if you get fed up ...
12:12 PM - mowergene quoted tomw0 in post Re: Adding Hour meter
Mowergene:"Zip tie won't h...
06-08-2019
10:13 AM - mowergene quoted tomw0 in post Re: Adding Hour meter
The hour meter/tach combin...
06-07-2019
10:31 AM - Forest Gump quoted tomw0 in post Re: Broken Spindle
When you put it back toget...
08:42 AM - Butch73 quoted tomw0 in post Re: Adding Hour meter
I do not know of any power...
 
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