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Mower made huge cloud of white smoek and shut off . mower was cutting off after 2 minutes, filled oil, replaced spark plug, changed fuel fitler. mower ran about 5 minutes, then made backfire noise and a huge, puff of white smoke emerged. i shut engine off immediately

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Check for spark at the plug.
If the engine has points and condenser . check to see if the points are good.
If electronic ignition, then it is likely the ignition module is the cause

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