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Craftsman self propelled mower and sputters while running, think its missing a spring or 2 on the throttle, won't start all the time I have to keep pulling the plug and cleaning it to get it started again

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Sounds like a clogged carb or a cracked primer bulb. I would install a carb rebuild kit and new primer bulb if your mower uses one.

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SOURCE: craftsman 6.75hp self propelled mower starts and turns off

I think that this is a 4stroke engine and runs on neat petrol.Have you been putting oil in with the petrol like a 2 stroke engine needs because this would account for the smoking.If not the check that you havn't overfilled the gearbox oil.

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if it is a belt driven drive check the belt for tension or break. or check the cable that engages the drive wheels.

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SOURCE: 22 In Craftsman Self propelled.Starts

Oh my, that is so annoying. There is probably dirt in the carb. or the gas tank. What I think happens is, the dirt gets sucked up into the fuel line and clogs the carb, then when the mower sits for a while the dirt goes back into the tank for another couple minutes. I have absolutely no tolerance for this when it happens.

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SOURCE: I have a Toro 20" self propelled, electric start

I am strictly Briggs&Stratton. They are hard to start when the fuel tank is half empty. Clean the plug and air filter.

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