Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Small Engine Questions
Looking for information on pressure washer 580.7501.
looking for information on pressure washer(###) ###-####… read more
JON
JON
Master Service Tech
MASTER SERVICE TECHNICIAN
4,262 satisfied customers
My K4 washer was funcyioning wel..then suddenly lost a lot
My K4 washer was funcyioning wel..then suddenly lost a lot pf presure. there was also an obvious chnge in maotor sound … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,770 satisfied customers
Cub cadet eng model 31ah55lt596 snow blower. starts well and
cub cadet eng model 31ah55lt596 snow blower. starts well and works perfectly for about 15 min then drops to a low rough idle kind of sounds like an old hit & miss engine with backfiring, engine speed … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,770 satisfied customers
I have a 2002 deere gator 6x4 trail. i took the thermostat
i have a 2002 john deere gator 6x4 green trail. i took the thermostat out everything from radiator to water pump is brand new. bled the system from the engine and now creating pressure and my radiator… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,770 satisfied customers
I'm having problems with the detergent shiphon on my kracher
I'm having problems with the detergent shiphon on my kracher 1.423-105.0 pressure washer. What items should I check or replace… read more
JohnF2015
JohnF2015
High School Diploma
2,694 satisfied customers
My almost new power washer has been used a total of about 1
my almost new power washer has been used a total of about 1 hour. just today i was using it and after i pull the trigger when running it stalls the engine after about 3 seconds. otherwise the engine w… read more
Briggs-Fan
Briggs-Fan
2,782 satisfied customers
Governors are specifically designed to provide smooth engine
Governors are specifically designed to provide smooth engine operation in the face of( a )constant throttle changes or (B) changes in engine loading what do you think.… read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
I have a honda GC160 that I put on a leaf blower. I would
I have a honda GC160 that I put on a leaf blower. I would like to increase the engine RPM a little so I can get some more flow from the blower. How do I adjust the governor or open up the throttle to … read more
Vince O.
Vince O.
Small Engine Technician
High School or GED
2,943 satisfied customers
I have a Troy Built Pressure washer model number020337-01 that
I have a Troy Built Pressure washer model number020337-01 that was repaired (the pump was replaced) and sold as is from Lowes. When the unit is running I squeeze the handle on the pressure wand and I … read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
I have a EB3500 honda portable generator. Its started having
I have a EB3500 honda portable generator. Its started having power surges. the lights get really bright for 30 to 60 seconds and goes back to normal. The engine does NOT increase RPMs. RPMs stay the s… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,522 satisfied customers
I have a iseki 23 hp engine in a massey ferguson MF1423 tractor.
I have a iseki 23 hp engine in a massey ferguson MF1423 tractor. Has only 55 hours on it but last week it started a problem. It runs about 20 minutes and RPM's start to flutter, several more minutes a… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,770 satisfied customers
I have a Karcher electric pressure washer (model K297M). I
I have a Karcher electric pressure washer (model K297M). I have no water pressure. When turned on, the motor continually surges on and off. When pressing trigger, the motor runs, but still, no pressur… read more
Greg
Greg
Senior service manager
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2 satisfied customers
I have a Kracher Eletric pressure washer KM3.68 and when I
I have a Kracher Eletric pressure washer KM3.68 and when I connect the hose and turn on the water it leaks out. The sprayer works fine and the motor runs. What could be wrong with it.… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
I have a Kracher electric pressure washer . It was pluged up
I have a Kracher electric pressure washer . It was pluged up with silt. i took it apart and cleaned it.But now I am not sure where the wires have to be conected. It is a 620 M I would like to see a wi… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,770 satisfied customers
I have a Kracher 3.86 pressure washer it had been working fine
I have a Kracher 3.86 pressure washer it had been working fine and recently it started to pulsate when engaged can you help… read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
I have a model 020344 troy built pressure washer. It starts
I have a model 020344 troy built pressure washer. It starts and runs fine. However it bogs down and won't deliver water under pressure. I have checked the hose, it's clean. It has no throttle control,… read more
CJBennett
CJBennett
Owner of Power Equipment Shop
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
476 satisfied customers
I have a generac 20kw back-up generator. It runs fine on normal
I have a generac 20kw back-up generator. It runs fine on normal operation. Last saturday when I was outside it started the exercise cycle but instead running for the usual 12 minutes, it stopped about… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
I have a Penta 125 that continues to overheat. At the dock
I have a Penta 125 that continues to overheat. At the dock it cools just fine but under load it overheats. I have taken the heat exchanger cap off and there is water pumping and the flow increases as … read more
the chainsaw man
the chainsaw man
bobcat specalist
High School or GED
50 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Curtis B.

Curtis B.

Technician

15,770 satisfied customers

have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert

Rick

Rick

Factory Authorized Trainer

4,218 satisfied customers

Outdoor Power Equipment technical trainer since 1990, covering eight states.

Jon K.

Jon K.

Small Engine Diagnostic Expert

2,995 satisfied customers

Gold certified Stihl tech, Service Manager for a rental/repair shop.Certified in most small engines

James W

James W

Small Engine Troubleshooting Expert

2,986 satisfied customers

7 years as Mechanic & Parts Manager for Brother who has Owned Lawn & Garden Repair shop for 35 years

Vince O.

Vince O.

Small Engine Technician

2,943 satisfied customers

Over 30 years experience repairing lawn and garden equipment. Chainsaws, mowers,blowers and trimmers

Wayne

Wayne

Engine Rebuilder

2,108 satisfied customers

many years on egine rebuilding, lawn mower,roto tiller,Truck,and small engines

RUSS

RUSS

SERVICE TECHNICIAN

1,723 satisfied customers

28 YEAR SERVICE TECHNICIAN

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x