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Need to replace electric starter with manual start system (eg rope).

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SOURCE: sears craftsman garden cultivator

A lawnmower shop can rewind it in a matter of minutes. Just take the cover in. good luck

Posted on Sep 22, 2009

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SOURCE: How do you replace the pull start rope on an

you may need to carry it to a small engine mechanic those springs will get very diffucult on those rewind tops

Posted on Oct 26, 2009

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SOURCE: Ariens 8.5 HP snowblower, 5

First I would take out the spark plug then try tugging on the rope. If no success take a ratchet and a deep well socket that fits the nut on the flywheel tighten and loosen the nut with out restricting the flywheel does the engine turn over? Does it move then stop after you loosen the nut? If it does then check the oil. If it is low or none in there then the motor froze up and needs replacement. If this was no help check in the shoot for obstructions like a newspaper stuck in the auger or the thrower.

Terry

Posted on Jan 10, 2011

kel1guy2002
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SOURCE: mtd 31cc cultivator recoil rope

The re-coil spring is most likely broken in the housing.
Part Number is: MTD 791-613102
Parts diagram is here:
http://www.partstree.com/parts/?lc=mtd&mn=121R+21A-121R700&dn=07281000001
Image of broken part is here:
http://www.mtdparts.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/parts/part-types/engine-parts/791-613102

Remove items 31, 34 and 40 of the first link to access the recoil. The spring has to be pre-wound during installation. I.e insert spring.. insert pulley.. wind spring mount pulley.

This video may be of some assistance: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3U_6V-1gf0Y

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Posted on May 26, 2011

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SOURCE: replacing starter recoil rope on troy bilt 4-cycle cultivator

Either contact the company or Google the model number for a service manual.

Posted on Jun 15, 2012

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Pulled starter rope, it's now stuck and won't recoil


Cool!
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Remove the spark plug lead just so you can't have it accidently fire.
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Remove recoil starter (that's the bit that the pull rope is attached to.
Dis-mantle it until you can find what is wrong. Fix or replace.
Put it all back together.
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You don't need to replace the whole recoil starter just the pull rope.
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-If you need only the rope, you don't need the series number. Just go to Lowe or Home depot and buy 1/8" Dia at 4 feet. Unless you need the whole assembly kit. If so go to where you get it from.


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Why is the rope starter not engaging the motor how do i fix it or do i need to return it


Try pulling the rope slowly until the starter engages the flywheel (you should feel when it engages) then give a good pull to start the engine. Don't give the rope a quick hard pull in one motion. You will probably need to do this three or four times before the engine starts. Of course push the primer button the number of times called for in your engine instructions before trying to start the engine. If you still don't think the starter is engaging the flywheel if would take it back where you bought it if it's new.

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If you can post the engine make, model and serial number I can get a diagram for you. They are usually stamped in the engine housing. Start by removing bolts to remove cover and check spring. If spring is good you should be able to rewind. You will need to cut rope by handle and pull rope up between spindle and inner housing, rewind rope in direction of pull. Let it rewind while holding tip of rope. When satisfied with tension, push end of rope back through hole in cover and reattach handle. This can be tricky. I am thinking of posting a video of this procedure. Let me know if you have more question's.Good luck.

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I need to replace electric starter with manual starter for ariens 948401-210e series cultivator


you must go to the supplier manufactue to request service manual for this procedure. However you can do this:
Remove the mower deck:
  1. Make sure that the parking brake is locked.
  2. Place scrap lumber under the front and rear of the deck.
  3. Use the deck lever to lower the deck.
  4. Remove attachments from the deck.
  5. Remove the blade drive belt from the front pulley.
  6. Remove the front and rear deck fasteners, following instructions in your owner's manual.
  7. Use the deck lever to raise the deck.
  8. Remove the scrap lumber.
  9. Remove the deck from under the mower.
Adjust the drive belt:
  1. Remove the belt from the large idler pulley.
  2. Remove the belt from the adjustable idler pulley.
  3. Carefully remove the spring-loaded large idler pulley.
  4. Loosen the adjustable idler pulley and move it slightly toward the rear of the mower to tighten it-or move it toward the front to loosen it-and retighten the pulley.
  5. Replace the belt.
  6. Check belt tension and readjust as needed.
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Sounds like your engine may be seized up. Mine did the same thing and I had to replace the block. If any dirt gets past the air cleaner or if your fuel mixture isn't right it won't take long to lock it up. If you need info on where to find parts, let me know. Good luck.

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Either contact the company or Google the model number for a service manual.

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when slack remove center screw and carefully pull out spool, tie knot in rope and thread into spool, wind rope [make sure correct size rope]
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Ariens 8.5 HP snowblower, 5 years old, recoil starter will not let me pull the rope out and the electric starter is not engageing, thoughts?


First I would take out the spark plug then try tugging on the rope. If no success take a ratchet and a deep well socket that fits the nut on the flywheel tighten and loosen the nut with out restricting the flywheel does the engine turn over? Does it move then stop after you loosen the nut? If it does then check the oil. If it is low or none in there then the motor froze up and needs replacement. If this was no help check in the shoot for obstructions like a newspaper stuck in the auger or the thrower.

Terry

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