Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Small Engine Questions
Have a TB 240 mower, the front wheels will not propel. How
Have a TB 240 mower, the front wheels will not propel. How do you get the cover off? … read more
JON
JON
Master Service Tech
MASTER SERVICE TECHNICIAN
1,960 satisfied customers
I have a marine kohler generator that is very hard starting.
I have a marine kohler generator that is very hard starting. If I hold the chock while trying to start a cold gen. It starts quit easy. Why is the auto chock not working ? … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
5,366 satisfied customers
I bought a Greenworks Pressure washer. I read manual but it
I bought a Greenworks Pressure washer. I read manual but it only worked for about 2 minutes. When I went back to use it it began turning off and on … read more
Eddie
Eddie
Home Improvement Contractor and Repairs
High School or GED
1,375 satisfied customers
I have 2 1997 yamaha 600 twin sleds and a 1999 600 triple.
i have 2 1997 yamaha 600 twin sleds and a 1999 600 triple. the twins get 5-6 miles per gallon. exactly half what the triple gets. mid throttle or crui … read more
eauto
eauto
self employed
High School or GED
74 satisfied customers
I have a troy built generator with a missing pull cord and
I have a troy built generator with a missing pull cord and ccover.themodel number on the generator is 01924 serial number is(###) ###-####i been both cord and cover. Thanks… read more
Vince O.
Vince O.
Small Engine Technician
High School or GED
2,943 satisfied customers
I have a 16KW natural gas generac with automatic cutover. I
Greetings. I have a 16KW natural gas generac with automatic cutover. I recently changed the oil, but when I try to set the weekly exercise time the generator won't start. It doesn't overcrank, rather,… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
5,366 satisfied customers
I have Honda foreman 500 s I can't get into gear what do I
I have Honda foreman 500 s I can't get into gear what do I need to check … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
32,375 satisfied customers
Replaced the ignition switch because I broke key off !!
Replaced the ignition switch because I broke key off !! Ordered a switch from email has more prongs but the Briggs switch fits but won't start… read more
cloe0626
cloe0626
800 satisfied customers
I HAVE THE SAME ENGINE IT RUN FOR 10MIN AND SHUTS OFF
I HAVE THE SAME ENGINE IT RUN FOR 10MIN AND SHUTS OFF REPLACE FUEL PUMP AFTER SHUT OFF IT STARTS AGIAN BUT SHUT OFF FASTER … read more
Briggs-Fan
Briggs-Fan
1,298 satisfied customers
I let my onan sit not starting. My battery's are charged and
Hello I let my onan sit for 6months not starting. My battery's are charged and I am unable to hear a click or a crank. I am receiving a fault code 32?… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
5,366 satisfied customers
I have a hand mower - Toro Recycler. I wanted to mow today.
I have a hand mower - Toro Recycler. I wanted to mow today. Filled it with gas and it is dripping very fast onto the top of the deck out from where the cover is over the filter. Have I filled it goo f… read more
Jeremy R
Jeremy R
1,069 satisfied customers
I have an old Tecumseh h58 04578n engine.Has manual throttle
hi I have an old Tecumseh h58 04578n engine.Has manual throttle lever.When lever is raised engine speed does not increase.is there a diagram available of lever assy?34663 is there along with 2 linkage… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
32,375 satisfied customers
I have a genset on a 96 telephone truck/bucket truck. The
I have a genset on a 96 telephone truck/bucket truck. The generator gradually lost voltage,to now nothing. Because of no voltage motor will not start or run. What to look for.… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
5,366 satisfied customers
I have a 5500 fuel injected onan. It doesn't make any sound
I have a 5500 fuel injected onan. It doesn't make any sound when I hit the start switch. Is there a fuse?… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
5,366 satisfied customers
I have a Cub Cadet Big Country two wheel drive utility
I have a Cub Cadet Big Country two wheel drive utility vehicle. It has a Honda GX610 18 HP engine. Total time on it is approximatly 500 hours. no spark, i'v changed the stop diode & still no spark… read more
JohnF2015
JohnF2015
High School Diploma
1,271 satisfied customers
I have a kohl er command ch 20 hp starts right up runs
hi i have a kohl er command ch 20 hp starts right up runs awesome until it get hot then it starts to bog down although it does not stall but decreases in power if i let cool off it then runs good it h… read more
JohnF2015
JohnF2015
High School Diploma
1,271 satisfied customers
I have a late 6.5 onan marinr gen. I want to buy a carb. SN#
I have a late 6.5 onan marinr gen. I want to buy a carb for it . SN# ***** MCCK?RCCK? Where can I get one… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
5,366 satisfied customers
Bought a 030471 from someone moving---the charger will not
Bought a 030471 from someone moving---the charger will not charge the electric start--what to do… read more
JohnF2015
JohnF2015
High School Diploma
1,271 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

32,375 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

2,108 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