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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I bought a troybuilt electric start lawn mower at the end of

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I bought a troybuilt electric start lawn mower at the end of growing season last year. I have not been able to get it to run this year. We replaced the plug and got it started, but oil comes out of the exhaust. What do I do now?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
Is the oil level overfull or thinned from gas in the oil?If so, it will be sucked into the cylinder, and out the exhaust, causing lots of smoke!
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
what can be done to fix it?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
Repair the needle valve in the carburetor or replace the carburetor.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
did you see my last response?