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Briggs and Stratton Compression

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by Trucut21y, Nov 1, 2010.

  1. Trucut21y

    Trucut21y Junior Member
    Messages: 5

    Hows it going, i am wondering what the compresstion spec should be on a briggs 10.5hp I/C it runs a 8ft air flo spreader. i have 65psi

    Model# 28b707-1025-E1
     
  2. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    I don't know, but I think that's low. I checked the compression on a decade old Kohler twin, 95 psi.

    Leak down may be a better test.
     
  3. hydro_37

    hydro_37 PlowSite Veteran
    from iowa
    Messages: 3,790

    65 sounds low to me too