To fix a lawn mower that is stalling during use, check the spark plug wire, replace the spark plug and clean the air screen and air filter. Drain and replace the fuel to ensure a contaminate is not causing the machine to stall, and then clean the blades thoroughly before using the lawn mower.Continue Reading
The spark plug is typically located on the top or side of the machine. Remove the spark plug wire. Take the spark plug out with a wrench and install a new one. Replace the spark plug wire if it is cracked or visibly damaged.
Locate the air screen and air filter using the owner's manual. Remove the air filter and wash it with clean water. Use a soft brush to remove debris from the air screen. Allow the air filter to dry thoroughly before replacing it.
Poor quality or contaminated fuel may cause the lawn mower to stall during use. Locate the main gas line and remove it, and then allow the fuel to drain into an approved container. Replace the gas line, and fill the mower with new fuel.
To change the coil in a lawn mower, locate the ignition coil under the vehicle's hood, disconnect the wires of the coil and the spark plug, and detach the coil from the mower's motor. Replace with the new ignition coil, place the bolts loosely, and reconnect the coil's and spark plug's wires. Test for proper coil installation using a business card, and close the vehicle's hood.Full Answer >
Sharpen a mower blade by disconnecting the spark plug wire, removing the blade, filing the cutting edge, checking for balance and reinstalling the blade. The process can be completed in less than 30 minutes.Full Answer >
A Weed Eater lawn mower is a machine for cutting grass that is sold under the Weed Eater brand name. In addition to its line of lawn mowers, Weed Eater also sells other home and garden products, such as trimmers and leaf blowers.Full Answer >
In order to fix a flooded lawn mower, the gas filter needs to be dried. This can be done by waiting for it to dry or by manually drying it. Other fixes include adjusting the float in the gas bowl and adjusting the choke.Full Answer >