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Had to replace starter cord on 2 year old 2 stroke victa tornado motor - can't get any tension for cord to retract

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  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2009

    I have a similar problem.....the cord does not retract properly...I have tried oiling the pull cord assembly & this does help but every so often when you pull the cord it does not retract

  • Anonymous Apr 05, 2009

    The starter cord does not retract at all. The mower is only two years old. I took off the case and cannot get to the area that houses the cord and cannot fix it.



    Any suggestions>?

  • sunspotbaby6 May 19, 2009

    i need to replace the starter cord on a craftsman 550 mower
    model# 10T802 type#1095 code#B1. can anyone please tell me how to do this properly...thanx much

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SOURCE: Victa 2 stroke starts OK then stops

After much mucking about, discovered that the washer on the fuel cap is missing. When the fuel cap is tightened it seals the fuel tank. Eventually the motor is starved.
It then starts and runs for progressively shorter periods.

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SOURCE: how to replace starter cord on a victa corvette

Not sure what engine that machine uses but they are all similar, you need to prewind the reel before you slip the rope thru the hole, let the spring/reel pull the rope in.

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SOURCE: Victa 2 stroke mower will not start

Hi ...i have a Victa 2 stroke mower, just replaced plug and replaced aircleaner, engin still won't start. Can you help me
Thank You
Ivan

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