Proud new owner
audi at humanspeakers.com
Tue Mar 31 18:30:33 PDT 2009
cobram at juno.com wrote:
> Huw Powell <audi at humanspeakers.com> writes:
>> the conversion? Heck, when my Dorf 250 threw a rod, I kept driving
>> it and got it home - what was I gonna hurt? PS, it wouldn't start
>> again, go figure.
> When these things happen, the adrenaline (or whatever you want to call
> it) kicks in, you weight the options,and usually stomp the accelerator to
> the floor and enjoy the ride. I did the same thing on a slant 6 many
> moons ago, cost me a hood and an engine, the piston blew out the block
> and through the hood.....AND the damn thing went 11 miles in this
> condition before giving up the ghost in a rather spectacular, Viking way.
>> When my used 12 hp lawnmower thing threw a rod, there were no
> Same thing happened to me on my snow thrower, connecting rod snapped and
> that's all she wrote. Was it a Tecumseh too?
No, Briggs and Stratton. I bought another tractor with a similar motor
that leaks oil out the bottom gasket to fix up and replace it. Let's
hope it lasts longer...
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