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That broken piece look like it was done while removing the engine. Fatigue cracking don't look like that fracture.

Any ways for 500$ and no repair you will end up better. IMO
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Well, I have 'wised up', and am now off of the "magneto & kickstarter" bandwagon...!

Thanks to all & any for advice & comments, I am still planning to 'build up' a 1275cc Sporty, but will keep it easy at the 90HP level, with a 2005 engine... I just cannot pass on oil squirters for the pistons, & I want to go as far as I can while still retaining the stock CV40 carb (which I will "hop up" with some parts from CV Performance)...
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