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What is the compression on a 17.5 hp wheel horse riding lawn mower

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Likely between 7.5:1 and 9:1 compression...

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SOURCE: put the wrong oil in my riding lawn mower. Should

It should be OK, provided no damage was done to the engine when you ran it. Hopefully, you caught it quickly. Just to be on the mechanically safer side, I'd change the oil again. If your mower is equipped with a filter and you didn't change it after the 2 cycle happening, change it, too. If you have a filter, always fill the filter with oil before you mount it if the orientation of the filter allows. Fill the engine with oil. Check and start. There may still be some smoking until you clear the residue out, and you may even have to clean your spark plug(s) a time or two. You should see a gradual improvement in your exhaust plume. If any damage had occurred to your engine, you will likely hear abnormal sounds. If this is the case, shut the mower down immediately and investigate forther, with your local professional.
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SOURCE: Mower Deck not level

there is a geared bolt at the deck suspension un lock it and rotate it will raise and lower the deck

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SOURCE: honda lawn mower wheel drive works, but needs adjustment, how?

Take the covers off the drive,there should be a hollow bolt the cable comes thru, it should have 2 adjustment nuts This lengthens or shorts the cable. There also may be a adjustment on the handle.

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SOURCE: craftsman lawn mower wheels won't turn

take cover off the top off deck and see if your belt have came off next turn deck sideways but before you turn it sideways take air filter off cause oil can come through and ruin the filter noe look and make sure the belt is on the pully

Posted on Nov 04, 2009

SOURCE: 10 year-old lawn mower Craftman Eagle 1, 6.5 horse

sounds like the main jet is blocked. remove it and run a piece of fine wire through it and retest.

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