9 HP Briggs and Statton lawn mower engine

Reply

  #1  
Old 06-14-06, 12:31 AM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Kansas
Posts: 71
9 HP Briggs and Statton lawn mower engine

I have a snapper rear engine riding lawn mower, the dip stick tube popped out and drained the oil out while I was mowing and the engine is now locked up. What do I need to do to fix this problem. Is the motor shot or what. Thanks
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 06-14-06, 05:01 PM
Member
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Michigan
Posts: 335
its best if you put 2 cycle engine oil down the spark plug hole while it is still hot.

Im guessing you didnt and it cooled down already. so i would put some 2 stroke down the spark plug hole, let it sit for a while, then slowly turn the flywheel and see if it breaks loose. work it in a bit, then let it sit for a bit until that oil drains out of the cylinder and do a compression test. that will be your molment of truth.

~Bill
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes
'