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I recently pulled this Wheel Horse out of my Father-In-Law's garage. He said that he picked it up some years ago at a yard sale.  I am interested in getting it running again but as can be seen from the pictures the carb is missing.  I am not having any luck surfing the web trying to figure out where to get parts.  My Father-In-Law said that the engine ran but he pulled the carb for another project and never got back to this one.  If anyone could help point me to a service manual I would greatly appreciate it.







Muffler will be needed once this thing gets fired up!!

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   Carburetors for Kohlers are plentiful and cheap on E-bay.New or used,any horsepower.The muffler may be more of an issue inless you go with an aftermarket unit.Same source.Luck,JAinVa

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@JerDecker63 Photos did not open for me either.


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Thanks for the feedback on the photos.  I will try to load them in a different format.

Richard: Based on the links you provided I am guessing that this is a 4 hp engine. ??  I am going to pull the head off and will measure the bore to verify.

3 hours ago, 953 nut said:

 Intake side of 552.PNG

drive side of 552 engine.PNG

Recoil side of 552.PNG

Start side of 552 from rear.PNG

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953 nut

:text-coolphotos:  The information tag is missing from your engine, but if you measure the cylinder and the stroke you can determine the size.

Kohler Single Cylinder Engine Specs _ Torque Values and Sequences for Fasteners _ Identification & Torque Settings of Most Commonly Used Grades of Bolts (1).html

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