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Toro mower does not strat

When i was mowing the blade losened up and the mower made a noise. i tightened the blade and strated the mower. after about five starts the mower will not start. it seem like it want to but just kicks and then stops. it a toro 6.5 hp and it about 5 years old.

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  • bkids May 19, 2009

    yes

  • Dwain Pippen May 11, 2010

    Does it kick back, like jerking the rope out of your hand?

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I would agree that you have a sheared flywheel key. Dwain

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Did you possibly hit something? Sounds like the flywheel key may have sheared.

Posted on May 18, 2009

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