Replace Victa Crankcase Seal

Learn how to check and replace the crank seal on a Victa Powertorque engine.

A damaged crank seal will cause the mower to either not start, run rough, surge or only run for a short period of time.

Tools/Parts Required 

  • Phillips Head Screwdriver
  • Socket Wrench - 13mm Socket
  • Replacement Crank Seal If Required

Step 1.

First turn off the fuel and remove the fuel line.

Step 2

Then remove the three Phillips head screws holding down the head cowl, once removed lift and place aside.

Step 3

Remove the three 13mm bolts and gently lift starter out, clean and inspect seal while making sure to keep dirt and grime out of the crankcase.

Step 4

Replace seal if necessary, then reassemble.

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