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    sgkent replied to the thread MTD-Yard-Man lawn vacuum.
    Here is what is in the manual I found. You are looking for how to adjust the governor. That is likely to be a mechanical adjustment...
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    sgkent replied to the thread MTD-Yard-Man lawn vacuum.
    sometimes it helps to add the model and serial number. In GENERAL these small motors run somewhere around 2800 - 3400 RPM but It may not...
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    http://lawnmowerforum.com/threads/wont-run-1998-craftsman-model-917-272761-with-a-tecumseh-twin-cylinder-ov691ea-600826c-engine.71221/...
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    sgkent replied to the thread B&D LHT 2436 Hedger sharpening.
    reported
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    what they are saying is stop creating new threads for the same problem. You will only make it harder on yourself. Keep the chain of...
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    sgkent replied to the thread Engine starts when carb is primed.
    my instinct tells me you need to take it to a mechanic. Any gasoline engine needs 3 things to run. The first step in any solution is to...
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    sgkent replied to the thread Gas tank removal.
    I'd use something lighter in case it hangs up on something so it will bend easily to come out. If a coat hanger gets caught it is...
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    sgkent replied to the thread Engine is dieselling.
    with the engine running at a high idle e.g about 1/2 speed, drizzle/spray with spray bottle some water into the carb - drizzle/spray...
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    sgkent replied to the thread Gravely 991083 spindles.
    generally the 205-16 is the bearing number, and the other numbers are the types of seals and other fine points of the bearing. For...
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    sgkent replied to the thread Tecumseh LEV80-333016C help.
    probably the mower number and serial would be easier to find a blade for than the engine.
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    sgkent replied to the thread Tecumseh LEV80-333016C help.
    I gave up because I could not guess what the actual problem is. I put my forehead to the computer screen and nothing came to me. Oh...
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    car clutches have many different materials. I was thinking maybe it was similar to the material in a limited slip differential but that...
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    we used to put undersized o-rings on the crankshafts of the highend bicycles we rode near the beach to keep as much sand as possible out...
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    yes but it also says not available
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    sgkent replied to the thread Gas tank removal.
    Can you see it with a small maglight? Tie a string to the end of the flashlight and put it around your wrist. I use this inexpensive and...
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