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My hayter hawk is running rough and smoking I have changed pul, oil, fuel and cleaned air filter but no better

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SOURCE: Have a Briggs & Stratton lawn mower engine, 4.5

Is Blade new or causeing vibration .Chge blade,

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Posted on Mar 30, 2009

SOURCE: engin fogs the neiborhood with air filter on.

Sounds like it's pulling oil by the rings/valves -- the air filter is creating more suction. I would try a small amount of an oil additive for high mileage engines. Follow the mixing/proportion directions on the bottle. Sounds like this engine is "wearing out".

Posted on May 07, 2009

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SOURCE: Mower idles rough and stalls at times. Also blows

look by the carboreter and there is a little screw with a spring. turn the screw a half turn and try to start it, then try another half turn, and keep expirementing.

Posted on Jun 13, 2009

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SOURCE: 18 HP Briggs and Stratton OHV Model 31M777 runs rough

Have you checked the choke? Sounds like it might be stuck closed or partly closed.

Posted on Jun 22, 2009

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SOURCE: Smoke emitting from engine and runs sluggish.

how fresh is gas? maybe carb issues, look in gas tank is there stuff floating in bottom? if yes carb is clogged with dirt

Posted on Jul 06, 2009

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