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Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Service manager and technician for all brands of engines with 40 + years of experience.
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I have a 3hp &s engine on a cement mixernos as follows

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I have a 3hp b&s engine on a cement mixer
nos as follows
family YBSXS 148818H 275078
can you advise where I can get spares for this engine
I need a ignition transformer which I beleave to be 591420
I also need afuel tank on which is mounted the carburettor
thank you in anticipation
l.g. **********
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
The model number is ***** family number! Look for example(###) ###-####B1 number. It should be close or on the same label.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i have rechecked the numbers on the plate on the engine plate & they are correct
the mixer was purchased in france about 8 years ago
can you confirm?
les coleman
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
I'm sure the numbers are correct, they just are not the model number! Model number will be there.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
hi. Curtis I have found some more nos on the cylinder block
91232 1378 E (###) ###-####
hope this helps
just to repeat I am looking for the price & availability of a new fuel tank
& ign ht coilyours faithfullyles
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
This is the flat head engine, the first manul link would be the one that covers it.