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Postby JimT » Mon Jul 05, 2010 6:43 am

Just out of curiosity, why would anyone want to put a condenser on the starter/generator. This was on the 147 I just bought. Didn't notice it 'till I got home or I would have questioned the PO about it.

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Re: Cub Cadet Odity

Postby Jim Becker » Mon Jul 05, 2010 8:02 am

Condensers are commonly put on generators for radio noise suppression. Maybe the PO liked to carry a radio when he was using it.

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Re: Cub Cadet Odity

Postby BigBill » Mon Jul 05, 2010 8:21 am

Talk about the condensors I had one PO who tried to get my 70 running with no condensor on the ignition. All we did was to add a condensor and clean the points and carb bowel plus flush the gas tank and its been running for 4 years now. It has a newer replacement 8hp kohler engine.
I'm technically misunderstood at times i guess its been this way my whole life so why should it change now.


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