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4.75 hp 2 cycle lawnboy smoking by the blade then

4.75 hp 2 cycle lawnboy smoking by the blade then stops running

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SOURCE: what is the 2 cycle oil to gas mixture for a 2 cycle lawnboy

20:1 gas to oil is a good place to start. Some mowers thin down to 80:1. If you can tell me the model of the mower I can be more specific, but starting at 20:1 will assure you have adequate protection for the engine. If it's exhausting lots of oil smoke after it has warmed up; you can cut back a little each time until you have minor oil smoke.

at 20:1 you need to add 6.4 ounces of oil to one gallon of gas.

Here's a nifty calculator for various ratios:

http://www.csgnetwork.com/oilfuelcalc.html

Enter 1 gallon of gas, then change the ratio number and then press calculate and the number of ounces per gallon will be displayed.

Posted on Mar 29, 2009

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SOURCE: I would push the prime button 3 or 4 times it starts then quiet

I took my carburetor off and blew it out with compressed air. Runs great now. Make sure to get all of it. Little screw on bottom has a hole in it too!

Posted on May 11, 2009

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What is the 2 cycle oil to gas mixture for a 2 cycle lawnboy


20:1 gas to oil is a good place to start. Some mowers thin down to 80:1. If you can tell me the model of the mower I can be more specific, but starting at 20:1 will assure you have adequate protection for the engine. If it's exhausting lots of oil smoke after it has warmed up; you can cut back a little each time until you have minor oil smoke.

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Here's a nifty calculator for various ratios:

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Enter 1 gallon of gas, then change the ratio number and then press calculate and the number of ounces per gallon will be displayed.

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