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Just got new mower. my teenage son took it out of the box,

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just got new mower. my teenage son took it out of the box, put gas in it and started to mow the gas. he did NOT put the oil in. It shut off and the cord is stuck! Help!
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 2 years ago.
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I am very sorry to hear of this happening to your son. Unfortunately, this situation is not covered under warranty. Go ahead and put in the correct amount of oil. Remove your spark. Wrap a heavy rag around your blade. Now try turning your blade, to see if your engine will free up any. Make sure that the lever on your handle is pulled back. Be very, very careful, because your blade is sharp.