Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

G'day Curtis - Happy easter!! Frustratingly - a few weeks -

Customer Question
G'day Curtis - Happy...

G'day Curtis - Happy easter!! Hello Pearl!!

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Frustratingly - a few weeks - trying to find a replacement carburettor

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

Yes - have the skill set to do it

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

Pearl, we need precisely a Yamaha 350 BigBear SE 1996 Model carburettor

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Small Engine
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Answered in 1 minute by:
4/2/2018
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
JON
JON, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 1,877
Experience: Certified Small Engine Technician
Verified
These carb are normally pretty crappy in Amazon. Have used many over the years.
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok - do you know where I could buy a better example
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok - do you know where I can purchase a good example?
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
https://www.yamahapart.com/oemparts/a/yam/50038b93f870021f60a0af66/carburetor
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
Own carb is outrageous. Either way, the part is made overseas.
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
OEM CARB is very pricey
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
I didn't mean the carbs we're crappy from Amazon. I have never had an issue with them. Good carbs
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thanks - looking at the diagram shows me that there are some slight differences - my old Carburettor has the 'SE' model other than 'YFM'
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
Let me DBL check
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
I am finding part number
5HN141010100
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago
On Amazon and other expenses online retailers. Not sure of shipping to Australia though
Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
We have found the part number from the Yamaha Book - BST34/MIKUNI
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago

this doesn't say it fits Yamaha but it is the correct part number

https://www.amazon.com/Genuine-Mikuni-BST34-235-Carburetor-Polaris/dp/B06VT6GWX4

Ask Your Own Small Engine Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a technicianLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask JON Your Own Question
JON
JON
JON, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 1,877
1,877 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Certified Small Engine Technician

JON is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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

15,517 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

2,927 satisfied customers

Over 30 years experience repairing lawn and garden equipment. Chainsaws, mowers,blowers and trimmers

Wayne

Wayne

Engine Rebuilder

2,041 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 >

Related Small Engine Questions
Pearl, you had sent me a secure page for the deposit. when I
Pearl, you had sent me a secure page for the deposit. when I make my selection, I'm not going anywhere. my name is ***** ***** I was asking about a blinking overspeed light on my generac 4390 … read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
5,365 satisfied customers
I have a Tecumseh engine fitted to my Atco Balmoral 20SE
I have a Tecumseh engine fitted to my Atco Balmoral 20SE mower so assume it is an AQ 148. It starts easily on the pull start and runs smoothly until it gets hot when engine speed begins hunting and ev… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
Valve clearances, fuel level, rectifier clearance to coil
valve clearances, fuel level, rectifier clearance to coil for lombardini intermotor 1.1m 350 … read more
Wayne
Wayne
Engine Rebuilder
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,041 satisfied customers
I need to replace a Briggs & Stratton carburettor (Model
I need to replace a Briggs & Stratton carburettor (Model 281707, Type 0182-01) on an old Husqvarna Rider but am unable to unscrew the air cleaner stud from the base of the old carburettor. I have appl… read more
Donald
Donald
Owner / Technician
High School
2,591 satisfied customers
have a e z go golf cart that sat time .would not spark replaced ignitor and pulso
have a e z go golf cart that sat for some time .would not spark replaced ignitor and pulsor we got spark . new plugs replaced carb. starter gen rebuilt .motor turns over good willnot run .unhooked muf… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
Hi Happy New Year. I am writing from Australia, we have an
Hi Happy New Year. I am writing from Australia, we have an Ariens GT 17 Hydrostatic Garden Tractor model number(###) ###-#### ***** are unable to start the Kohler motor as we believe the carburetor is… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
I have a Yamaha golf cart 48 volt. The battery charger I have
I have a Yamaha golf cart 48 volt. The battery charger I have came with the cart, the battery charger has an ac module 100V,115V,200V,230V,the AC module has carboned up and shorted out, As we only use… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
Hi Curtis, we actually have the same mower, 1996 Craftsman
Hi Curtis, we actually have the same mower, 1996 Craftsman Kohler....We have the same problem, but we took your advice and we have no back flow, full stream on the line. Could it be the spark plugs? Y… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
How do I adjust the 3 screws on a Murray 10HP/30" rider. Its
How do I adjust the 3 screws on a Murray 10HP/30" rider. It's all out of wack and I can only get it to run evenly with the choke on.… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
I have an MTD 50 OHV shredder / chipper. One of the "teeth"
I have an MTD 50 OHV shredder / chipper. One of the "teeth" sets in the shredder has broken. How do I remove it so I can replace it?… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
Hello, My Walbro carburettor WT951 with the number 805 also
Hello, My Walbro carburettor WT951 with the number 805 also on the plate, fitted to a CRRC model aeroplane engine is giving me grief, I have just stripped and cleaned it, but when I reassembled it the… read more
Jon K.
Jon K.
Small Engine Diagnostic Expert
Some College, military training,
2,995 satisfied customers
Deere GX345 with 20 kawi. Stalls after running short time,
John deere GX345 with 20 kawi. Stalls after running short time, will run on choke for a short time after that. Fuel pump replaced, lines blown out new filter, tank vent cleaned, fuel shutoff solenoid … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
I have a Troy Built Pony mower 17.5HP 42"cut, dont have the
I have a Troy Built Pony mower 17.5HP 42"cut, don't have the model number handy. My son was mowing the lawn the other day and all of a sudden the mower would not move. When putting the mower into fwd … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
Gday, I am from Australia. I have aquired an MTD ride on
G'day, I am from Australia. I have aquired an MTD ride on with purchase of a house. The model number is XXXXX under the seat as the label is missing. Only info I have is that it is a 12hp B & S engine… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
My Mountfield lawn mower with a Briggs and Stratton SP 470
My Mountfield lawn mower with a Briggs and Stratton SP 470 engine is running unevenly with a smokey exhaust. I have changed the spark plug and although it is better it is still uneven with a smokey ex… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
the gas doesnt seem to get from the gas tank to the engine
the gas doesn't seem to get from the gas tank to the engine on a Yamaha golf cart. What do i need to check… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
WE JUST PUT IN NEW BATTERIES, THE SOLONOID CLICKS, CLEANED
WE JUST PUT IN NEW BATTERIES, THE SOLONOID CLICKS, CLEANED EVERY CONNECTION WE COULD FIND BUT STILL WILL NOT 'RUN'. WHAT'S NEXT? THANKS… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 satisfied customers
Where can I download a MANUAL for my Murray Riding Lawnmower
Where can I download a MANUAL for my Murray Riding Lawnmower 38515X92. There is no A or B after the 2 on the model number. I have verified the model number over 25 times. I need the Repair Manual so I… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
15,517 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.

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