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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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The engine on my honda hrb 476c seems to shake when I pull

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The engine on my honda hrb 476c seems to shake when I pull the clutch for the blade?
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Customer: Ive been cutting the grass for a couple of hours and then the mower just started shaking and smoking, there is oik and petrol in it. It ticks over fine just when you pull the blade clutch it seems to shake.
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 6 months ago.
Hello, usually when it shakes or vibrates the engine mounts could have come loose or the crankshaft is bent from hitting something (rock, tree root or pipe)