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Hi I have an 11.5hp briggs&stratton ride on the motor started

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Hi I have an 11.5hp briggs&stratton ride on the motor started to suddenly die with loads of smoke then pickup and clear then loads of smoke and this keeps happening
Its as though the bore is filling with oil then buring off?

any ideas?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 years ago.
What is the model number of the engine? Overhead valve model or flat head? Is the oil level correct or is it overfilled by petrol contamination?