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Re: Yanmar 1GM10 runaway?

Originally Posted by PaulinVictoria View Post
Nice thing about the little Yanmar is there is a decompression lever right on the top within easy reach. The air intake is a little bit tough to get to when the engine is screaming away.
No hands on experience with Yanmars, but I think I have read not to use the decompression lever(s) to stop the engine, something about the valves?

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