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Replacing the Recoil Starter on a Lawn Mower

Located on the blower housing, the recoil starter spins the crankshaft to start the lawn mower engine when you pull the starter rope. The recoil starter won’t spin the crankshaft if it’s broken. If your recoil starter doesn’t spin when you pull the starter rope, you can replace it using the steps in this video. […]

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How to Replace a Troy-Bilt Zero-Turn Riding Mower Ground Drive Belt

The ground drive belt connects the engine crankshaft to the transmission pulleys to drive the rear wheels. Inspect the ground drive belt regularly and, if the ground drive belt is damaged, replace it by following the steps in this video. Before you begin, wear work gloves to protect your hands. Disconnect the spark plug wires […]

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How to Replace a Cub Cadet Zero-Turn Riding Mower Electric Clutch

The electric clutch mounts to the engine crankshaft and controls the mower blades. If the blades won’t engage or disengage properly, replace the clutch using the steps in this video. Before you begin, wear work gloves to protect your hands. Disconnect the spark plug wires and make sure that the parking break is set. Lower […]

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Riding Mower – Types of blades and their uses

Hi, Wayne here from Sears PartsDirect. Today we’re going to talk about the types of riding mower blades and when you should use each one. Your riding mower probably came with one of these common types of blades when you bought it. Not all of the blades we’ll talk about today are compatible with every […]

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How to Replace a Husqvarna Zero-Turn Riding Mower Ground Drive Belt

The ground drive belt connects the engine crankshaft to the transmission pulleys to drive the rear wheels. Inspect the ground drive belt regularly and, if the ground drive belt is damaged, replace it by following the steps in this video. Before you begin, wear work gloves to protect your hands. Disconnect the spark plug wires […]

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Walk-Behind Lawn Mower – Types of blades and their uses

Hi, Wayne here from Sears PartsDirect and today we’re going to talk about different types of blades used on walk-behind lawn mowers. Your mower probably came with one of these common types of blades when you bought it. Not all of the blades we’ll talk about today are compatible with every mower. Check your owner’s […]

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How to Remove the Mower Deck on a Toro Zero-Turn Riding Mower

Sometimes you need to remove the mower deck for cleaning or inspection of components. Use the steps in this video to remove and reinstall the mower deck. Before you begin, wear work gloves to protect your hands. Disconnect the spark plug wires and make sure that the parking break is set. Lower the mower deck […]

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How to Adjust a Husqvarna Zero-Turn Riding Mower Neutral Control

If your zero-turn riding mower creeps forward or backward when both lap bars are in the neutral position, adjust the neutral control following the steps in this video. Before you begin, wear work gloves to protect your hands. Loosen the lug nuts on both rear wheels, but don’t remove them. Place wheels chocks in front […]

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Tuning Up a Walk-Behind Lawn Mower

Hey, Wayne here from Sears PartsDirect. Did you know that tuning up the engine on your lawn mower at least once a year helps it last longer and perform better? It doesn’t take long either—we’ll show you how. When buying supplies, make sure to get the spark plug and air filter that fit your engine. […]

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How to Replace a Lawn Mower Wheel

Undertaking repairs to appliances can be hazardous. Be sure to use the proper tools and safety equipment notes in the guide and follow all instructions. Do not proceed until you are confident that you understand all of the steps and are capable of completing the repair. Some repairs should only be performed by a qualified […]

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