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Old 12-22-2017, 02:17 PM
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Default Engine backfires on shutdown

I have a Cub Cadet zrt 42inch deck mower. bought in 2010. Runs fine except when it is shut down the engine backfires one time. Engine is a Kohler SV470-SV620. Tried shutting down at different engine speeds, no change. Carbon Buildup in engine?
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Old 12-22-2017, 03:07 PM
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Shut down solenoid my be bad. One thing that you may try is to pull the choke as you turn the key off.
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Once you park, try letting it idle for a whole minute before shutting it off. Letting my 1864 cool off helped it.
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Slow engine down and shut off at half throttle is the correct procedure according to the Kohler book
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