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Intek twin cylinder blocks
« on: August 18, 2019, 01:23:45 AM »
Is the cylinder block for the Intek 44 twin stronger than the 40`s



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Re: Intek twin cylinder blocks
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2019, 04:30:13 PM »
Recently we have seen 3 intek 40`s that have cracked the cylinder blocks . Not all on the same mowers . Anybody know why they crack and how to stop this problem ?

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Re: Intek twin cylinder blocks
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2019, 05:29:08 PM »
If the frame twists right, it can pop any of them.
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Re: Intek twin cylinder blocks
« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2019, 02:42:19 AM »
Thanks for your reply.
Will look at increasing torsion strength of frame , and engine base plate .
Originally I thought engine block needed strengthening for extra hp

 

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