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HONDA 910 on a lawn mower. Back Fires when running on a ROVER 22 inch lawn Mower

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the mower? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

Rover 22inch rotary. About 3-4 years old

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Only if simple - sooner use a Honda Dealer - suspect the coil. May need this or other parts

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Location of Honda repairers in Greater Perth WA area

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H​ello, is it a GVC190 engine?. Remove the air filter to inspect, if wet with gas or oil it is bad. Also if plug is black it needs replaced. Popping could be bad plug or valves needing adjusted or both. If plug is black try a new one first and leave air filter out. If running ok insert filter and if starts to sputter filter is bad causing plug to foul.

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