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Old 04-26-2012, 10:34 AM
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Default Re: is this a flywheel or what?

That is the magneto rotor (magnet). If you remove it the engine will not run. The magneto produces the ignition necessary to fire the spark plug. I'm not going into the details of how it works suffice it to say, no, you can't remove it.

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