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Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 28650
Experience:  Service manager and technician for all brands of engines with 40 + years of experience.
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Rebuilt my BS engine twin 22hpB1, wont start now. nothing

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rebuilt my BS engine twin 22hp(###) ###-####B1, wont start now. nothing evan tries to fire, backfires when i choke it other wise nothing. checked valve settings three times.m there is spark at spark plug
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Did you get crankshaft and cam gears in time? That is the only internal timing, the outside timing is the flywheel to the crankshaft key. Is it in time?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Why was engine rebuilt? How far did you go in repair?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
timing marks inline, new rings, valves lapped the pushrod came loose broke in half had to brake engine sump appart
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
keys in crankshaft and setting between flywheel set at .020 on pickup. it does act like out of time but cant figure out how
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

.010 on the coil to flywheel clearance. You have checked the flywheel key????

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Did you see my response? Is engine running?