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Briggs & straton 16hp vanguard model no 280777 type 0646-a1

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briggs & straton 16hp vanguard model no 280777 type 0646-a1 code 96071270 can i replace B & S 13.5hp engine in a husqvarn ride on mower with the 16hp Please And thanks
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Customer: I have a husqvarna ride on mower with a 13.5hp briggs and straton engine wich is U S, can I use a 16hp briggs And straton vanguard engine instead
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Yes,as long as you get the same crankshaft size, it will bolt right up.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Thank you how do I check crankshaft sizes
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Thanks You. How do i check crankshaft sizes
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Just length and diameter. A ruler will be all yo need.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
no thank you thats fine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Then it will work.

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