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My hustler fastrak makes a...
My hustler fastrak makes a very loud whining noise when it starts up. So I turned it off. What could be the cause of it?
Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago

Is the noise coming from your engine?

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago

You and I need to determine if your starter is remaining engaged after your engine starts up. If so, this can cause the noise you are describing. We can continue from here.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
No it doesn't sound like that. Although I've had to turn the key back a little bit after starting it. I guess the key was hung or something, cause after I turned the key it stopped. My dad says it sounds like a bearing is out or going out.
Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago

Thanks for your response. What brand is your engine?

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