- 1 Where is the carburetor number on a Briggs and Stratton engine?
- 2 How can I tell what model my Briggs and Stratton is?
- 3 Are all Briggs and Stratton carburetors the same?
- 4 What are the three types of Briggs and Stratton carburetors?
- 5 How do I tell what year my Briggs and Stratton engine is?
- 6 Where is the carburetor number located?
- 7 How many characters is a model on a Briggs & Stratton engine?
- 8 How do I identify my engine?
- 9 How do you clean a carburetor without removing it?
- 10 How do you clean a carburetor?
- 11 What does the fuel solenoid do on a Briggs and Stratton?
Where is the carburetor number on a Briggs and Stratton engine?
Your Briggs & Stratton engine part numbers can be found in your engine’s Illustrated Parts Lists (IPL). In order to download and view the correct IPL and determine the correct part numbers for your specific engine, you will need to find the Model Number on your engine (Example: 12H702-0505-E1).
How can I tell what model my Briggs and Stratton is?
How Do I Identify a Briggs & Stratton Engine? The Model, Type and Code numbers, stamped directly into the engine, are used to identify our engines. Engines used in lawn mower applications usually have the model numbers stamped directly into the blower housing, muffler heat shield, or a few inches above the spark plug.
Are all Briggs and Stratton carburetors the same?
Briggs & Stratton Genuine Carburetors Not only are Briggs & Stratton genuine parts assured to fit, but using them ensures that the Briggs & Stratton engine they are installed on complies with applicable emission regulations.
What are the three types of Briggs and Stratton carburetors?
That model Briggs & Stratton engine has three different types of carburetors it could have been made with. The three types are the primer system, choke system and autochoke system.
How do I tell what year my Briggs and Stratton engine is?
How can I determine the age of my engine if it was made after 1965?
- The first two digits (99) denote the year of manufacture.
- The next two digits (01) are the month of the year, which is January.
- The following two digits (15) are the day of the month.
- The final two digits designate the plant and assembly line.
Where is the carburetor number located?
The list number is stamped on your carburetor, either on the corner of the airhorn or choke tower or, if it doesn’t have an airhorn, on the mainbody. Remove the carburetor from your vehicle before looking for the list number to easily find the information you need.
How many characters is a model on a Briggs & Stratton engine?
Please Note: Briggs & Stratton engine model numbers are 10 characters.
How do I identify my engine?
Find it in the lower corner of your windshield on the driver’s side. Your VIN number is your vehicle identification number and you can find your engine size by VIN number. In the series of numbers and letters, the tenth from the left denotes the model year and the eighth is the engine codes.
How do you clean a carburetor without removing it?
Spray liberally with carb cleaner – trying to direct the cleaner into the jets – and leave to soak for a few minutes. Use an air line (or a can of pressurised air, sold as an ‘air duster’) to blow through the jets. Repeat the previous step and this one until you can see no more gunge.
How do you clean a carburetor?
Directions for How To Clean A Carburetor:
- Dilute cleaner. In a large container, mix 1 part Simple Green Pro HD Heavy-Duty Cleaner to 3 parts water.
- Clear air filter.
- Remove the carburetor.
- Remove carburetor float.
- Remove other removable components.
- Soak and scrub components.
- Rinse and dry.
- Reassemble and replace.
What does the fuel solenoid do on a Briggs and Stratton?
When the problem is with a Briggs and Statton product, we go to Briggs and Stratton for the answers. Here’s what they say about it: The anti-afterfire solenoid is a device that shuts OFF the fuel at the carburetor to prevent the engine from receiving fuel after the ignition switch is shut OFF.