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When i pull the cord it pulls me back hard to start

Wont start at all

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When this happens it is usually a symptom of a piston that is gummed up and stuck in the cylinder. Sometimes it will free itself if you keep trying. Try spraying some carbeurator cleaner into the air cleaner. Remove the air filter and spray directly into the air intake.

Then pull the cord again. Hopefully it will turn over for you and then the carb. cleaner will be able to dissolve the crud.

Posted on Jun 16, 2009

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You need to take the top cover off the engone. under there you will find the points, if you take a match book flap and slide it between the flywhel and points(adjust points to fit snug to flywheel) and this will get you to at least start the mower. find out what the gap is to be set and set points accordenly. I hope this helps.

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