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Old 05-18-07, 09:53 PM
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what causes a black poof of smoke from the carb
and a yank back sensation when pulling the starter
rope??
 
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Old 05-19-07, 12:55 AM
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A sheared flywheel key. Did you hit something with the mower? If so, check to be sure the crankshaft isn't bent.
 
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Old 05-19-07, 04:01 AM
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The flywheel key is what keeps the ignition in time. Do you know how to replace such? If the crankshaft is not bent rendering the mower unsafe, that is.
 
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Old 05-19-07, 11:35 PM
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it was the key thank you and GOD Bless
 
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Old 05-20-07, 01:35 AM
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Glad you got it, and thanks for the update!
 
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