Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Small Engine Questions
There is no belt tension on my toro z master commercial
there is no belt tension on my toro z master commercial mower … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
Mowing this morning pro Z 100. Has 2 gas tanks. While mowing
Mowing this morning pro Z 100. Has 2 gas tanks. While mowing this morning, engine died as 1 tank ran out off gas. I turned level to other tank and engine started right up. However, now blades/deck won… read more
Donald
Donald
Owner / Technician
High School
6,290 satisfied customers
Need to replace mower tension spring on a d140 48" Serviced
need to replace mower tension spring on a d140 48" … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
I have a LTX 1046KW the mower deck will not engage, although
I have a LTX 1046KW the mower deck will not engage, although I can hear a solenoid engage. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
Mower deck belt came off because of stick into area. Now it
Mower deck belt came off because of stick into area. Now it will not start. There is a solenoid click when key is turned to start position but no starter motor. Have checked all wiring and that seems … read more
Steve Monty
Steve Monty
High School Diploma
580 satisfied customers
I HAVE A 1998 DEERE 445 WITH A 60 INCH DECK. THE PTO FOR THE
I HAVE A 1998 JOHN DEERE 445 WITH A 60 INCH DECK. THE PTO FOR THE MOWER DECK WILL NOT DISENGAGE WHEN YOU PUSH THE SWITCH OFF. I REPLACED THE SWITCH ON THE DASH WITH A NEW ONE BUT THAT DID NOT FIX THE … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 Gravely ZT 2352. Model 915050. I was mowing
I have a 2005 Gravely ZT 2352. Model 915050. I was mowing the lawn like normal then, the mower just shut off. Went to turn the key again and nothing but a buzzing sound from the underside of the PTO s… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
I recently bought a Deere zero turn lawn mower Z335E Model
I recently bought a John Deere zero turn lawn mower Z335E Model BG21031. Successfully mowed with it 3 times. About 15 minutes into mowing the mowing deck, the blade just quit working. I can hear it cl… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
Cub cadet mower deck. need spindle assen=mbly. how to
cub cadet mower deck. need spindle assen=mbly. how to torder . are both spindles the same.… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
How do you troubleshoot mower deck clutch as the belt keeps
how do you troubleshoot mower deck clutch as the belt keeps coming off … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
I just replaced the deck belt on my mower. It cut for a few
I just replaced the deck belt on my mower. It cut for a few minutes then the belt slipped off the pulleys. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
I have a super Z mower with 381 hours, about two years old.
I have a super Z mower with 381 hours , about two years old. from the very beginning I had a lot of trouble with the belt jumping off. I carried it to the dealer(Parrish) in Poplarville ,miss numerous… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
I have a stupid zero turn skag mower. Last month it was in
I have a stupid zero turn skag mower. Last month it was in the shop, the belt for the blade was replaced. Right now , the blade keeps turning off, I am not sure what to do… read more
JohnF2015
JohnF2015
High School Diploma
2,908 satisfied customers
I have a Toro 212H Lawn Tractor, yesterday when I was mowing
I have a Toro 212H Lawn Tractor, yesterday when I was mowing grass the PTO quit just like that. The belt is ok only 1 yr old and all the deck pulley's move freely. The tractor is 20 years old but neve… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
35,535 satisfied customers
We have a troybilt bronco riding lawn mower that we purchased
We have a troybilt bronco riding lawn mower that we purchased from Lowe's in May. We can keep the drive belt on. We bought a new drive belt, put it on, mow around five minutes and the belt keeps kicki… read more
James W
James W
Small Engine Troubleshooting Expert
Bachelor's Degree
2,987 satisfied customers
We got a riding lawnmower with the house we just recently purchased.
We got a riding lawnmower with the house we just recently purchased. The only problem is that the mower is broken and it'll cost $450 to repair it, plus one of the parts will take 6 weeks to get in...… read more
JOHN aka Eauto
JOHN aka Eauto
self employed
High School or GED
19,641 satisfied customers
I took my riding mower to a repairman mainly because the belt
I took my riding mower to a repairman mainly because the belt that drives the blades came off. The repairman put the belt back on and did other routine maintenance. I got the mower home and after 10 m… read more
Delsley
Delsley
Handyman & JustAnswer Expert
IT Certificate
43 satisfied customers
sorry i have a question about a 160 lawn tractor ive had bout
sorry i have a question about a 160 lawn tractor ive had bout 12 years. i just replaced the deck belt and drive belt to deck but the the blades still do not turn at 100 % matter a fact the deck seems … 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

35,535 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.

Vince O.

Vince O.

Small Engine Technician

3,047 satisfied customers

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

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

2,987 satisfied customers

7 years as Mechanic & Parts Manager for Brother who has Owned Lawn & Garden Repair shop for 35 years

RUSS

RUSS

SERVICE TECHNICIAN

1,723 satisfied customers

28 YEAR SERVICE TECHNICIAN

CJBennett

CJBennett

Small Engine Technician

624 satisfied customers

Briggs and Stratton Master Service Tech, Kohler, Tecumseh, Kawasaki certified. 18 years exp.

< 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