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J.R., Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Owner of outdoor power equipment business, repairing all makes and models.
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Engine wont turn over, just clicks. Battery fully charged,

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Engine wont turn over, just clicks. Battery fully charged, brake all the way down and blade not engaged
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  J.R. replied 5 years ago.

Hello and welcome to Just Answer,


Take the spark plug out if it and then try it. Do you still get just a click?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.

problem solved, when I took off cover to take out spark plug I discovered a gerbil nest imbeded in the fly wheel. (w/babies) Took it out and cleaned under the flywheel , turned over easily.

Thanks for the suggestion.

off to mow


Expert:  J.R. replied 5 years ago.
Thank you.
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