In Reply to: Starter and timing problems posted by Tinkerer60 on August 18, 2017 at 12:28:56:
I think your problem started a couple months back. You posted the flywheel had a couple bad teeth. It is common for the bendix to break. I've replaced one or two. On tractors with perfect flywheels. So I'm thinking that is a problem. Then the backfire problem could be another problem.