(CS/includes how to rewind the spring) Replace most broken starter ropes in a half hour
A carburetor is a mechanical device that combines air and fuel in an internal combustion engine. The carburetor controls the flow of air into an engine.
Learn about starting a mower properly, solving fuel, oil and ignition system problems, carburetor fault finding and lots more troubleshooting tips.
Tune Up a Lawn Mower Keep your mower running smoothly and efficiently.
Know Your Lawn Mower: When your mower isn't doing the job, diagnosing and fixing the problem (or telling the mechanic what's wrong) is easy when you know what to look for! Thomas Baker, This Old House Magazine
In this instructable I will show you how to repair a lawn mower engine, and how to finally kill those gremlins which have been lurching in its bowels.
Most of the time when a lawn mower, snow blower or any small engine won't start the cause is a problem with the gas or the carburetor. Here's how to find and fix the problem.