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The lawn mower is burning oil and engine is missing.

Tried to mow the lawn today. Found it was burning oil and engine was missing. Lots of white smoke. It worked fine the last time I used it. I did add oil before I used it this time.

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  • Dwain Pippen May 11, 2010

    Is this an overhead valve engine? Better yet, what is the model and type # on the ENGINE?



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Sounds like you may have broke the ring around the piston. I wouldn't run it again until you get it fixed. You could cause serious damage, if you haven't already. GOOD LUCK!


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    Jim Parker Jun 04, 2009

    Did you figure out what was wrong?




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