craftsman mower 6.75hp 21'' carb&gov adj.


Old 07-27-08, 03:56 PM
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craftsman mower 6.75hp 21'' carb&gov adj.

eng.model #143.016714 i'm trying to find out the correct settings for the carb and gov-idle . one of my neighbors thought he was doing me a favor, right! whats weird is it will stay running if i keep the primer bulb pushed in,let it out it dies,nope theres no holes in the bulb.?
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Old 07-27-08, 10:34 PM
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The carb needs cleaning. Remove the bolt that holds the bowl on and clean the holes in it, especially the tiny one in an un-threaded section near the top. It's hard to see when it's clogged.

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