Old 07-25-02, 12:27 PM
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a

Hi I have a Sears Craftmans LT/10hp lawn tractor It has a tecunesh engines,I just rebuild the carb now it start right run good but when I try to slow down the idle to turn it off the engine will not slow down so I have to shut it off when it is idling fast I no this is not good for the engines so please hepl someone. I am not sure what model carb I have on this engine si if any body knows what the setting are please tell me or show me with a digham so I can get this tractor working right once and for all. Thanks

Sponsored Links
Old 07-25-02, 08:44 PM
cheese's Avatar
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: USA
Posts: 17,251
Received 22 Votes on 19 Posts
It doesn't hurt the engine to shut it off while it is running fast. The throttle cable may need adjustment, or the idle speed screw may be turned in too far. Watch the cable at the carb when you set it to high, then move it to slow. If it doesn't move, it is broken. Can you slow it down by manually holding the throttle at idle? When you put the carb back on, did you make sure both linkages went back on exactly the same way they came off?

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
Ask a Question
Question Title: