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The gasoline button is the soft button (usually red or black) on the casing of the lawn mower. This pumps gasoline to the engine. Don`t press the button to often, or you`ll pump too much gasoline to the engine.
The spark plug gap on your Insight or Insight Gold Mower is . 030 or (. 076mm).
The top setting for most mowers gives a cutting height between 3.25 and 4 inches. This is best for your lawn, but at a setting of 4 inches you may sometimes see some “laying-over” of turf blades that some people find undesirable. For this reason, some people prefer to mow at 3 or 3.5 inches.
Whether you automatically press the button with the 87 on it or opt for a higher fuel grade, you should know what exactly those numbers measure. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the numbers on the yellow buttons for regular, mid-grade, and premium gas indicate the fuel`s octane rating.
The fuel pump is typically mounted on the carburetor, near the fuel tank or between the tank and carburetor.
The governor system is like a cruise control system. It maintains the speed of your lawn mower or outdoor power products.

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How to take off carbarator – Briggs & Stratton Briggs Stratton Lawnmower Lawn Mower Short Block
ANSWER : Usually there are two screws. On some newer mowers the same screws hold on the Air Cleaner housing.

How do i set air on husky 435 saw to fix boggy runnin
ANSWER : Mitch: Adjust the fuel and air mixture screws while the saw is running… you’ll find that “sweet spot”… it just takes a little patience! Small adjustments… If you over adjust and the saw quits running or starting, GENTLY turn both screws in all the way (don’t damage the needle valves or seats) and turn both out one and a quarter (1 1/4) turns out. The saw should start, then adjust from there.

I have a MTD Honda Lawnmower that is having idling trouble. It starts great, but once the chock has disengaged itself the engine surges. If I continue to hold the choke on just a little, it runs just fine. I think it needs a mixture adjustment but not sure how to accomplish this.?
ANSWER : Generally this indicates a “lean” condition in the carburetor and there are no adjustments. Depending on your abilities, the best fix is to remove the carburetor and clean all the metering passages/jets. In some cases you are better off just replacing the carburetor. I have seen some Honda carbs. as low as $15-$20. Hope this helps to some degree.

ANSWER : All the pictures I have of this carb show two adjusting screws.

My 290 isn’t oiling chain. I tried adjusting oil flow and still no oil?
ANSWER : You have to remove the bar and clean it out

What tool is required to adjust the carb. on a 142e husquvarna chainsaw?
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Ride on lawnmower lr35 just clicking and wont start
ANSWER : Check battery and starter cables for tightness and corrosion. also battery voltage.

Carb screws need adjusted i need to know the settings
ANSWER : Hi. Lightly seat the low screw and bring it out one and a quarter turns. Lightly seat the high and bring it out one turn. Adjust idle screw to suit. Regards Phil.