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Success ! Thanks for all the help. Love this...

Success ! Thanks for all the help. Love this place !

Cheers
Wayne.
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This is exactly what I have done. I will move it...

This is exactly what I have done. I will move it to the inner bolt tomorrow.

Thanks for the input.

Cheers
Wayne.
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Thanks for the pictures I plan on tinkering with...

Thanks for the pictures I plan on tinkering with it tomorrow (the beginning of my long weekend).

One thing I noticed from the pictures you supplied. It looks almost like mine but slightly...
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It's a Tecumseh 4.5. I can't seem to find...

It's a Tecumseh 4.5.

I can't seem to find any numbers on it !?
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Yardworks 4.5 carb. linkage Help !!

Hi I had the carb. off to clean it and now I can't get the two linkage rods right.

Did a little searching on google and can't seem to find anything ?

Thanks for any help you can offer.

I...
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Hi all thanks for the replies. I finally got some...

Hi all thanks for the replies. I finally got some time to try it out again, been busy at work lately.

After changing the oil, making sure the level was correct, new spark plug and clean and adjust...
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Posted By woscarr

Hi yes I put SAE30 oil in it all the time. After...

Hi yes I put SAE30 oil in it all the time. After watching videos on youtube about adjusting valves I think I'll have a go at it and adjust valves.
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Posted By woscarr

Question Craftsman 12hp smoking bad... HELP!

My Craftsman lawn tractor started doing some weird things the other day, here's what happened..

I was cutting the grass and when I hit long grass the tractor bogged down and then let out a huge...
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Posted By woscarr

Thanks for the reply,,, How much voltage...

Thanks for the reply,,,

How much voltage should be going into the coil.. 12 ?

Still waiting for the alt, probably have another go at it this weekend.


Cheers Wayne.
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Posted By woscarr

70cc mini ATV no spark ?

I have atv with a no spark issue here's the story.

I bought this avt 1 year ago for the kiddies, on the last day of school this year (june25th) it was stolen from our property. To make a long...
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Posted By woscarr

I have the same tractor and mine has a 12hp OHV...

I have the same tractor and mine has a 12hp OHV Tecumseh engine.

You might want to try sears web site with those numbers.

Cheers
Wayne
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Posted By woscarr

Hi everyone. I finally got around to trying out...

Hi everyone. I finally got around to trying out the tractor today and it ran perfect. I sprayed out the carb. I put the low speed jet at 1 turn and the high speed at 1.5 and went out into the field...
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Posted By woscarr

It has the 12hp Tecumseh OHV single cylinder. ...

It has the 12hp Tecumseh OHV single cylinder.

I gave the carb a quick clean, haven't tried it yet tho. I plan on giving it a try later today see if I can fine tune the carb. and see if its still...
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Posted By woscarr

I did it the poor mans way... Got a old...

I did it the poor mans way...

Got a old lawnmower, actually two old push mowers (b&S's 3.5 and 4hp) that I pulled out of someones trash.

One is completely finished and back in the trash,...
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Posted By woscarr

Craftsman 12hp runs rough under load.

I have a Craftsman 12hp/38"cut model# 917.255511 lawn tractor that seems to start and run pretty smooth. I was trying it out the other day and was cutting nice, going thru grass 1 to 3" with no...
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Posted By woscarr

Actually I have three tractors ;) only one is...

Actually I have three tractors ;) only one is pull start tho . It's a little 8hp ford rear engine lawn tractor... fits in a mini van !!

Half pull it goes everytime. Easiest darn thing to start...
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8hp B&S pull start noise !!??

Hi all, my other lawn tractor started making a real bad noise today. A really loud squeal coming from the pull start. I shut it off quickly and when I tried to restart it the pull cord came out but...
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Posted By woscarr

Hi everyone and thanks all for the input. I...

Hi everyone and thanks all for the input.

I made a rubber seal to go around the headlight back plate, added a couple of rubber washers to isolate it from chassi ground.

Head lights seem to work...
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Posted By woscarr

I agree with the boys... I had one rebuilt...

I agree with the boys...

I had one rebuilt at a local shop for $220 only to have the rear bearing fry within 2hrs of use and destroy the amature. It was out of warranty because I was restoring the...
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Posted By woscarr

Hi and thanks for the reply. What I mean by...

Hi and thanks for the reply.

What I mean by touching the metal frame is when you plug the bulb & socket into the backside of the headlight grill. The sockets have these little spring loaded clips...
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Posted By woscarr

Headlight wiring problem on craftsman 12hp tractor

Hi folks, had a question about a used tractor i just picked up. A Craftsman 12hp/38"cut model# 917.255511. Tractor runs good so far and I got it for a decent price, plus I have a 2nd. parts tractor....
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Posted By woscarr

Sorry to jump in here... but YES ! cheese my...

Sorry to jump in here... but YES ! cheese

my chainsaw dose exactly that... cut in at a curve ?

I have the same problem as the orig poster... on larger logs 3" plus, my chainsaw chews thru...
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Posted By woscarr

98 Pontiac Transport strut bearing noise !!??

Hi folks have a question for you all..

Just recently I had my mini van in for 1200 bucks worth of front wheel bearings and a balljoint/wheel alignment. The mechanic mentioned that the strut...
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Posted By woscarr

Well I recently took apart a B&S3.75 lawn mower...

Well I recently took apart a B&S3.75 lawn mower and had trouble removing the flywheel to correct a partially sheared key. I also did a B&S 8hp recently too. The 8hp a was a breeze, it came right off...
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Posted By woscarr

Angry $221.00 for a rebuild that lasts 1hr.!!??

Here's my story...

I just finished restoring a 1975 MDT garden tractor this winter.. yes, yes I know... running a little late ! But did manage to cut the grass and a nature trail we have on the...
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