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Need to remove engine from deck. having troble removing blade holder from the engine shaft.

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When a mower is working correctly, releasing the bail lever turns off the mower. If your mower doesn`t have a bail lever, then the throttle lever doubles as the on-off control.
The answer is yes, you can start your lawn mower without the cutting deck, but there are a few important things to consider before you do. Depending on the make and model of your mower, you may need to adjust the settings before you can begin.
It`s actually not unusual to replace or rebuild the engine several times in the entire life of the mower, since we aim to make its core so durable as to last two to three times the life of the engine.
Carefully remove the old engine from the mower deck and put it aside. Place the new engine down where the old one was. Replace and tighten all the bolts and nuts through the base of the new engine until it`s secured to the frame. Reattach the throttle linkage and put the mower on its side again.
Fortunately, with the proper guidance, you can replace your motor at home by yourself. This process may differ slightly depending on your specific lawnmower model, but it should generally be the same.
Fortunately, with the proper guidance, you can replace your motor at home by yourself. This process may differ slightly depending on your specific lawnmower model, but it should generally be the same.

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Blowing oil out of the engine – Toro 52" 27hp Z Master Zero Turn Lawn Mower
ANSWER : Check oil level fuel could have flooded through into the engine oil which will cause it to blow out if so clean out carby and check that needle in the carby is sealing

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Toro recycler lv195xa engine oil leaking from topside of engine onto deck.
ANSWER : Cracked head, replace engine. $119 at Harbor Freight.

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<!– from fixya rte –>How do I engage bagger on zero clearance – kawasaki 48'' Toro Com Zero Turn Lawn Mower 21hp Kawasaki ()
ANSWER : That should be covered in your manual. I’m not sure what a zero clearance mower is actually, are you assuming and making up a name for it?

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Will not start turns over has spark the engine was running and killed and will not restart
ANSWER : If you have good fuel to the plug and a good spark and it still does not start it could be a timing issue, check the flywheel key has not sheared.

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I have a toro gts 6.5hp model 20017. The enginer is overreving a lot. I had changed the carburetor and believe i put the linkages correctly, however i noticed the governor arm is rotated slightly right because the governor link appears to be too long for the arm to be vertical. Is this the source of the problem or is it something else?
ANSWER : The way i set the govenor is, slacken the screw on the engine govenor arm, push the arm fully over to open the throttle wide open, now turn the actual govenor shaft within the arm in the same direction, fully retighten the govenor arm screw,

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I have a toro lx500 riding mower. the blades won’t engage.
ANSWER : Check the belt on top of the mower deck. Make sure the belt didn’t slip off or break.

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My front two wheels on my toro lawn mower will not move, and when I pull the handle up for self-propel, the wheels still don’t move and the mower makes a funny noise. Any ideas?
ANSWER : Look to see if the belt can off or broke… good luck.

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Toro cutting off
ANSWER : Maybe low oil level, all mowers have a low oil cutoff. 30w oil.

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