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Some kind of air leak would certainly make...

Some kind of air leak would certainly make sense.....

When it starts to stumble it's not smoking or anything so it seems to be leaning out to the point where it's barely running. Throwing the...
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That's interesting..... Is this warping...

That's interesting.....

Is this warping crankcase cover a common problem?
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My Weedeater has never run quite right.......it's...

My Weedeater has never run quite right.......it's actually a strange problem. It's only 2 years old and I've taken good care of it, draining the gas every season and using stabilizer in the gas.
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Weedeater mixture screws - how to adjust?

Anyone have any idea how to adjust these screws? They have a weird head on em that makes it difficult to adjust. Check out the photo:
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I've always jammed rope into the cylinder to...

I've always jammed rope into the cylinder to prevent the piston from moving all the way up.....

Works like a charm!
03-21-10, 09:17 AM
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Posted By ourkid2000

Post anchoring - New Fence

Hey folks,

I am going to replace my fence this summer because it was built rather cheaply and now it's starting to heave. The posts were simply driven into the ground and it's not holding up in...
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Posted By ourkid2000

I agree about the governor...... If you...

I agree about the governor......

If you removed the carb, there's a good chance you disturbed the governor adjustment. Before I knew better, I did the same thing. When I started the engine it...
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Chances are your auger pulley belt needs to be...

Chances are your auger pulley belt needs to be changed or adjusted. Those V belts will stretch over time and have to be adjusted from time to time. They really affect the performance of the blower.
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The governor spring on my Tecumseh 10hp is on the...

The governor spring on my Tecumseh 10hp is on the carb under the little plate that turns with the throttle. It's a little hard to see.

The governor mechanism on the front of the engine is...
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You guys were right on..... Well sorta. I...

You guys were right on..... Well sorta.

I readjusted the carb and my idle adjustment screw was off. Once I set it properly and after a little fine tuning it's running smoothly.

I still am a...
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My brain is trying to understand this.....having...

My brain is trying to understand this.....having a hard time.

My confusion is with the throttle at wide open but not under a load. The governor is controlling it here and limiting the amount of...
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Excellent.....ok sorry about the confusion! I...

Excellent.....ok sorry about the confusion! I think I know what has to be done
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One sec now..... My problem is definitely...

One sec now.....

My problem is definitely not in the low speed.....well not entirely. Yeah it hunts a bit at low idle but the original issue is at high speed (wide open throttle) but not blowing...
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When running full throttle with no load it...

When running full throttle with no load it misfires. When throttled back it seems to hunt/surge.

Hmm, wouldn't the engine run like crap if the carb was dirty? It runs great under load
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Snowblower engine troubles (HMSK100)

My snowblower (10hp Tecumseh Snow King engine HMSK100) is actually working quite well except for one little thing that I can't figure out.

When it's under load (blowing snow at full power) it...
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Snowblower impeller improvement kit

Has anyone installed one of these on their snowblower?

It's supposed to increase the operation of your blower by quite a bit.

I'm thinking about putting one on mine and am wondering if you...
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