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I have a Bolens 20 inch pull start push mower, I can't pull

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I have a Bolens 20 inch pull start push mower, I can't pull the cord fast , it feels to tight. what can I do or treat it with?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! Remove the spark plug and see if engine spins freely. You can oil the pull rope assembly ad the rope with WD40 or a similar oil. If engine is hard to pull with spark plug out, spray some oil in the cylinder, to see if it loosens up.