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What to do when your engine starts knocking Thumbnail What to do when your engine starts knocking

Knock Knock, who’s there? Oh no! It’s your small engine. An engine knock is a sign that some form of engine maintenance is needed before a serious problem arises if it hasn’t already. Luckily there are some simple things you can do to troubleshoot your small engine and determine whether or not more serious repairs are going to be needed. …read more.

Troubleshooting Why Your Engine Lacks or Has No Power Even After It’s Warm Thumbnail Troubleshooting Why Your Engine Lacks or Has No Power Even After It’s Warm

Here’s a list of things to think about (and check) when your engine is lacking the power that it once had. …read more.

RCPW Hour Meter for Preventative Maintenance Thumbnail RCPW Hour Meter for Preventative Maintenance

How would you feel about getting into a car when you were unsure how much gas was in the tank? …read more.

Troubleshooting A Crankcase Breather That Is Blowing Oil Thumbnail Troubleshooting A Crankcase Breather That Is Blowing Oil

If your crankcase breather is passing oil, chances are that something’s wrong …read more.

How to Look Up Small Engine Parts Thumbnail How to Look Up Small Engine Parts

Here’s the information you need to look up small engines. …read more.

Troubleshooting a Surging Engine Thumbnail Troubleshooting a Surging Engine

If your engine is surging or running unevenly, chances are that something is wrong. Some engines will seem to surge when there’s no load …read more.

How To Drain the Fuel Tank and Carburetor of a Honda Mower Engine Thumbnail How To Drain the Fuel Tank and Carburetor of a Honda Mower Engine

When a mower sits for a while (even a few weeks), it might be a good idea to drain the fuel out of the gas tank and add fresh fuel before mowing. …read more.

How To Clean the Air Vanes of Your Mower Engine Thumbnail How To Clean the Air Vanes of Your Mower Engine

Cleaning the air vanes and flywheel fan are one of the most overlooked items when performing service — but we’ll show you how to do it! …read more.

How To Replace A Spark Plug & Air Filter On A Honda Mower Thumbnail How To Replace A Spark Plug & Air Filter On A Honda Mower

To obtain the best life out of your engine, make sure you check the air filter for built-up dirt or debris. A dirty air filter …read more.

How To Install Oil Into A Lawn Mower Engine Thumbnail How To Install Oil Into A Lawn Mower Engine

Proper oil installation is recommended to extend the life of your engine. Over-filling or under-filling your engine’s crankcase with oil …read more.