Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Small Engine Questions
I have an MTD 10/24 2 stage electric start snowblower, about
I have an MTD 10/24 2 stage electric start snowblower, about 20 years old. Originally bought at Sam's Club. Everything is working fine except that only one of the 2 front horizontal rotors is spinning… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,342 satisfied customers
I have an old snowflite 524 snow blower. The engine runs but
Customer: My name is Krissy. I have an old snowflite 524 snow blower. The engine runs but the drive transmission will not engage. I think I need a new drivebelt but I do not know the size i need to ge… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,342 satisfied customers
Good afternoon. I am looking for a service manual for a MTD
Good afternoon. I am looking for a service manual for a MTD 5/24 2-stage snowblower. This model must be pre 1997 as I could not find it at the MTD website. The only number on the blower that I could f… read more
Trianglesmallengines
Trianglesmallengines
Project Manager/ Technician
Journeyman Technician
54 satisfied customers
i need to change oil on a White snow blower model 550. what
i need to change oil on a White snow blower model 550. what type oil? how much oil does it take? and where is the drain plug on this model?… read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
Need a manual for my MTD 5/24 snowblower. The auger sheer belt broke.
MTD 5/24 3 1 9 - 5 5 0 0 8 8 J 0 4 8 8. I have owned it about 18 years. Great machine. Yesterday one set of "augers" "drift pin" sheared and is still in the shaft no part sticking out. I have not foun… read more
Vince O.
Vince O.
Small Engine Technician
High School or GED
2,943 satisfied customers
i have a mtd yard machine 1998 model#13a7660g352 will it take
i have a mtd yard machine 1998 model#13a7660g352 will it take a snow blower 3190-621-000 OR A 190-627-000… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
my snow chute fell off of my mtd 24in 5.5 hp snow blower, it
my snow chute fell off of my mtd 24in 5.5 hp snow blower, it is a manual chute control.how do I get it back on?… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
I need a manuel for MTD snow blower model no 317-140-352.
I need a manuel for MTD snow blower model no 317-140-352. We purchase this used and it didn't have a manuel with it. Rose… read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
I have a 7HP tecumseh engine on a model E633 MTD snow blower..I
I have a 7HP tecumseh engine on a model E633 MTD snow blower..I have two questions...(1) Where can I get an engine manual for this engine [MTD] does not offer the engine manual on their site (2) The e… read more
Robert P
Robert P
Mechanic/expert tech /owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
486 satisfied customers
Can you Please tell me what what models tractors this snow
Can you Please tell me what what models tractors this snow thrower / blower will fit. It's a MTD 36 inch blower. model no. 190-491-000 serial no. 1L194K70055 Thank You so very much. My email address i… read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
I need to know if the MTD two stage snow blower, model OEM-190-823
I need to know if the MTD two stage snow blower, model OEM-190-823 will fit a cub cadet LT 1042. Thanks… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
MTD Snow Thrower: Oil change/ fuel filter changing procedures
I have a 2005 MTD Yard Machine 5 hp Snow Thrower w/a Tecumseh engine. I need to change the oil and the owner's manual refers to an engine packet that came with the unit.......I do not have it... Is th… read more
Deere Dr
Deere Dr
service manager
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
158 satisfied customers
I am in the Lake superior-Duluth-blizzard. My Toro snowblower
I am in the Lake superior-Duluth-blizzard. My Toro snowblower has Tecumseh LH358SA engine.. Spec # XXXXX and it's family # XXXXX 3582BF.. I had a difficult time to start it...I changed the gas twice a… read more
Dan Oostdyk
Dan Oostdyk
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
28 satisfied customers
I have an MTD snow blower model 311-500a that just quit having
I have an MTD snow blower model 311-500a that just quit having its "drive" working., I have had the chain come off often in the past due to wear on the nylon bushings that hold the axle rods. But that… read more
Ranwell1
Ranwell1
CEO
High School or GED
4,716 satisfied customers
installation instruction on how to instal snow plow to a yard
installation instruction on how to instal snow plow to a yard machine modle #14as845h372 also modle # XXXXX bladeCE190 840 000 d278p and where to go to get a manual for the tractor? thanks… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
I want to order an operators manual for my MTD Yardman snow
I want to order an operators manual for my MTD Yardman snow blower. Can't find my model on line and when I called the number given the recording said to get on the internet. My model#31as6def700 Seria… read more
Ranwell1
Ranwell1
CEO
High School or GED
4,716 satisfied customers
Hello! I have an older MTD Topflite 8/28 snowthrower. I loaned
Hello! I have an older MTD Topflite 8/28 snowthrower. I loaned it to 'friends' and when I retrieved it, two of the bolts which hold the snow thrower assembly to the engine/wheels assembly were missing… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
I have an Snow Blower Model #317-140-088 or TMO3525203 Serial
I have an MTD Yard Machine 2 Cycle Snow Blower Model #317-140-088 or TMO3525203 Serial #lJ036B20239. I need to rebuild the Tecumseh carburetor #1570J6P because it was not run for 10 to 20 years. I nee… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 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

15,342 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

11,566 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