Received the worst news any parent can get.
Last Sunday my oldest son passed away suddenly whe out enjoying life, he had just turned 38 last month.
Word is it was a heartattck.
Life for me will never be the same.
Poor old IH Cub Cadet 582-special finaly gave its all.
Death reported as homicide as owner mistakenly charged battery in reverse for 24 hours than tried to start motor.
New key switch, replaced solenoid, no heart beat, not even a slite groan.
I found out the hard way what the gas capacity of a 16hp Briggs twin cyl motor is in a 582 special.
Two weekends ago on saturday I changed the oil, and replaced the air filter on this motor, filled the gas tank with fresh gas and fired up the motor after a long winters nap.
Did some yard work...
I happen to have a 582 speical with a twin cylinder 16 hp Briggs and Scrapem motor in it. ( I know silly me) The other day I went to fire it up to mow the grass and it was only fireing on one cylinder.
Seems the left cylinder(as seen from the seat) spark plug died.
SO! I pull the plug...
I have a 582 special that has a 16hp twin Briggs and scrap-em motor and it is in need of new plugs.
Problem I am haveing is finding a plug that will work.
Old plug is a Champion RJ12C
Purchased 2 Champion RJ12YC and the right cylinder (as seen from the seat) valves hit the plug, causeing...
In need of a bit of help here.
The 383 hydro I have is in need of a ner carb and there is no HP size sticker on the motor that is readable.
The numbers I have off the motor tin is as follows
252707 0655-02 83011111
I have tried the Briggs home page found useing Google and have no...