48M gov problems

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48M gov problems

Postby IHCUB » Thu Apr 08, 2010 1:20 pm

my next door farm friend needs help; his 48M will not idle- it just races. any help or manual pages on the govenor (adjustment) would be appreciated. allready tryed top screw on carb, it didn"t change a thing. anyone have one?
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Re: 48M gov problems

Postby Phillip W. Lenke » Fri Apr 09, 2010 10:34 am

you will have to open the side of the govenor hsg
You may have a broken spring I will PM you with my Phone #
was it running fine before
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Re: 48M gov problems

Postby Bigdog » Wed Apr 28, 2010 1:21 pm

Phil's M governor manual pictures:



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