- 1 Where is the model number on a carburetor?
- 2 How do you read a Tecumseh serial number?
- 3 Are Tecumseh carburetors interchangeable?
- 4 When did they stop making Tecumseh Engines?
- 5 How do I find out what year my snowblower is?
- 6 How do I identify my Tecumseh engine?
- 7 Are Tecumseh engines still being made?
- 8 Are small engine carburetors interchangeable?
- 9 How do I find my engine serial number?
- 10 How do I know what small engine I have?
- 11 Where is the serial number on a small engine?
Where is the model number on a carburetor?
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 do you read a Tecumseh serial number?
Use the first one or two numbers to estimate the year of the engine. If there are four numbers, the engine was built before 2004 and the first digit is the last digit of the year. For example, 2 means the engine was built in 1982, 1992 or any year before 2004 that ends in two. You must estimate the decade.
Are Tecumseh carburetors interchangeable?
Tecumseh carbs often have similar connections for linkages, similar bolt patterns for mounting, and similar construction, so there is a good chance that you will find a different one that will fit, and if it’s off of a similar sized engine, it will probably work.
When did they stop making Tecumseh Engines?
Tecumseh engine products at one time were sold in over 120 countries. In December 2008, the company closed its engine manufacturing division.
How do I find out what year my snowblower is?
Refer to the next 7 pictures of snow blowers manufactured by MTD.. On Murray-made machines, there is a Date Code that is usually 4 digits, where the first digit identifies the Year (you need an idea of the decade, mostly 1990s) and the last 3 digits identify the sequential day within the year.
How do I identify my Tecumseh engine?
The model number (marked with red box in photo) on a Tecumseh engine can be found on the engine ID label, typically located under the engine cover. The label will also include other pertinent Tecumseh engine information such as the specification number and date of manufacture.
Are Tecumseh engines still being made?
In short, Tecumseh engines and parts are currently manufactured by LCT, CPC and Lauson Engines.
Are small engine carburetors interchangeable?
As long as you are going from 17 hp kawasaki to 17 hp kawasaki, you should be ok. The bodies should be the same, the linkages will then work. Dial the “new” carb into the specs on the old carb.
How do I find my engine serial number?
Your serial number is located on your engine plate, often located on the left-hand side of the engine. Typically the first letters and numbers will identify the engine, for example, DJ51279, to find all the parts we have online for your engine.
How do I know what small engine I have?
The engine identification numbers (model, spec, and serial number) are on a decal normally affixed to the blower housing of the engine. These numbers should be provided to the dealer whenever parts are required.
Where is the serial number on a small engine?
USUALLY THEY ARE STAMPED IN THE METAL OF THE BLOWER HOUSING, OR ON THE PROTECTIVE PLATE ABOVE THE MUFFLER ON WALK BEHIND MOWERS. ANOTHER PLACE THEY COULD BE – ESPECIALLY ON A RIDING MOWER, IS ON THE OHV COVER.