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17.5 hp briggs valve adjustment

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I am trying to find instructions on how to adjust the valves on a 17.5 Briggs. I'm having trouble starting the mower, to much compression. I have to jump it every time on cold start. It will sometimes restart when hot.
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get the exact model number/type code off teh engine and post them. Walt or Red can tell you what your celarances should be and if done at TDC or 1/4 past.
Detailed instructions at address below, put in proper format.

Walt Conner
wconner5 at verizon dot net
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