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Flywheel not turning


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02-20-04, 07:19 AM   #1  
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Flywheel not turning

When I pull the rope on my briggs 3.5 mower the rope pulls and recoils fine but the flywheel doesn't turn.

The nylon gear inside the rewind appears to be fine.

Update:

Turns out it was the starter clutch. Even though I am a do it yourselfer I found it easy and cheap to replace.

The starter clutch just screws in so I used a 2X4 to brace the flywheel and the tapped the starter clutch loose with a hammer.

Simple


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02-20-04, 02:55 PM   #2  
good job there!

 
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02-20-04, 10:34 PM   #3  
Hello Darkwater!

Glad you got it fixed! Maybe next time we can actually help !!
Take care!


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