Here is what you need to do: 1. Be careful not to rip the reed while installing, they are thin. Specifically a clogged main jet and nozzle. Remove the silver float pivot pin retaining screw b. Do I have to clean the carburetor? When you drop the float again fuel should flow. Inspect the tapered rubber of the needle If should be pointed.
I do not have the part number due to moving. The hole made by the spring might not be visible but when you replace it, you will find that it works fine. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account. The 2 most common failures of this engine is on the carburetor. This is located between the carb and the fuel tank which houses the carb. If it is not clear clean the orifice but do not force anything through the hole.
If you have a bowl type carb: This is how to clean the fuel passages in the carb. Then turn it through with the recoil. Flat blade screwdriver Make sure all of the holes in the tube are clear. I could save you lots of time. I cleaned the carb and made sure there is spark. However, I thought since it would be quick and easy I didn't need to drain the oil or gas out of it before I tipped it up to change the blade.
The tube will be over 2 inches long. Raise and lower float checking for free movement and fuel flow. Remove float bowl mounting screws and nut 3. Hello Rocketqjq, Since Bolens did not manufacture the engine on your mower. The following procedure is to be done only if there is no fuel flow with fuel selector on. If it runs then you are definitely dealing with a carburetor problem. Install Float bowl mounting screws and nut.
I try spraying more fuel in it when it is running but it still dies out. Fuel should flow at a good rate. Drop the Float down The needle will come off with the float. The parts that fail are the diaphragm Item 394 and the primer bulb Item 976 of this link: Carb data is in section 3 of the first link. All of the items are large top quality solution. Someone suggested that there was a reed or gasket of some sort that has a hole in it not allowing the proper function of the carb. Next I'll double check the Valve Clearances.
Clean it and reinstall it. Pivot the lower handle forward and secure it to the deck using the hex screws, shoulder screws, and flange lock nuts. Is there anything I can try to get this mower to stay running? Spraying raw fuel into the carb won't work as it is not atomized, basically very little of it ever gets to the cylinder. Also, verify that you have fresh gas in both the fuel tank and your gas can. You can also try removing the spark plug and squirting a small amount of fuel into the cylinder.
Generally, we will send the same item as our picture shows. Description Replaces Bolens Model 11A-A44E065 Lawn Mower Pull Start 2 Year Replacement Warranty! Just look the new parts over carefully so you use the right one since these kits are typically for several different models. Someone told me if its not staying running, then perhaps its not getting the proper amount of gas, which could mean a clogged fuel filter. If it starts then dies the carb needs serviced. If you can find the engine manufacture and model, but cannot locate any information on it.
If you overfill the oil you could possibly get this also. If there still is no fuel flow at this point remove the fuel hose from the carb and check fuel flow. You should see a pinhole. I've already changed plugs, still same problem. And get the mower going again. At least until your arm gets tired.