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Just replaced the diesel injector pump on my kubota 4

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Just replaced the diesel injector pump on my kubota 4 cylinder engine but it now races at full speed and won't stop with the stop button

On the back of the injection pump is the link that attaches to the governor rod, did you get t back into the slot?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
As far ad I know I did...why.

If the rod is not connected, you have no governor control. Is there a cover for the throttle lever that can be removed to see the link going to the pump?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
No it's a bit hit and miss to line just move the slot on the governer to line up with the bar on the pump then drop it in and hope for the best. I'll take it back out and refit in the morning.

OK< I bet it is not aligned.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Would that also stop the stop button from working I had to put my hand over the air intake to stop the engine.

Yes, the stop would have no effect on the injection pump if the linkage between pump and governor is loose.

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