Briggs and Stratton Muffler Repair/Replacement

Tools/Parts Required Flat Head ScrewdriverHammerLocking Pliers Step 1.With either locking pliers or a screw driver and hammer loosen and unwind the rusted and damaged remnants of the exhaust.Step 2Clean any carbon Build up and then screw in your new muffler. 

Briggs and Stratton Oil Change

Tools/Parts Required 4 Stroke Engine Oil SAE 30 or 10W-30FunnelContainer For Waste Oil Step 1.Undo the oil fill cap and tilt the mower on its side, once the oil flow slows tip it as shown in the video to make sure as much oil as possible is emptied.Step 2Once all the oil is out you can […]

Briggs and Stratton Advanced Pull-Start Repair

Tools/Parts Required. Flat Head Screwdriver Phillips Head Screwdriver Socket Wrench – 10mm & 8mm.Sockets Needle Nose Pliers WD-40/Lubricant Replacement Starter Cord   Step 1. Remove the top cover. Don’t forget to remove the bracket holding the throttle cable in place. Step 2 Turn the top cover upside down and undo the screw holding the pull-start […]

Briggs and Stratton Adjusting Governor 3.5HP

Tools/Parts Required Flat Head ScrewdriverPhillips Head ScrewdriverNeedle Nose Pliers Step 1.Remove the bracket holding the throttle cable in place. Remove the air filter with a flat head screw driver.Step 2If the mower is idling at lower than normal RPM tighten the governor spring by cutting it shorter, this will increase the tension on the throttle and […]

Briggs and Stratton 3-6HP Ignition Coil Service

Tools/Parts Required Phillips Head ScrewdriverSocket Wrench – 10mm & 8mm SocketsWire Brush Optional Step 1.Remove throttle cable and top cover from the lawn mower. Ensure that the spark plug and the spark plug leads are not in contact.Step 2Inspect the position of the ignition coil to ensure it is in close enough proximity to the fly wheel. Then […]

Briggs and Stratton Primer Bulb Replacement 3.5HP

Tools/Parts Required Flat Head ScrewdriverReplacement Primer BulbAir Compressor/Carburetor Cleaner Step 1.Gently pry out the clips shown in the video. Push the retaining plastic clip up, this will release the primer bulb.Step 2Clean underneath and clear any blockages that would cause the primer to fail.Step 3Install the new primer by clipping it in place, or replace old […]

Wheel Bearing Replacement

Tools/Parts Required 2 Flat Head ScrewdriverSocket Wrench – 17mmRubber MalletWheel Bearing Kit Step 1.Remove any wheel covers and pry off the clip holding the wheel in place. it may break or shoot off quite fast.Step 2Remove the wheel and either replace with a new ball bearing type wheel or replace the bearings if the wheel is the correct […]

Throttle Cable Trimming and Z-Bending

Tools/Parts Required Replacement Throttle CableZ-bending ToolNeedle Nose PliersWire Cutters Step 1.Remove old throttle cable from your lawn mower.Step 2Install new throttle cable on your mowers handle. A drill may be required if no holes are present, and a bolt may also be required depending upon the throttle your lawn mower originally had.Step 3Measure the cable and […]

Installing Fuel Line Briggs & Stratton Quantum 3.5-5HP

Tools/Parts Required 3/16 or 5mm Fuel LineLighter Step 1.Gently heat fuel line for 15-30 seconds, being careful not to melt or burn the line.Step 2Then quickly place it on the connection you have ready. Be mindful that the closer to the end your fingers are, the less the tube will bend, making it easier to push […]

Cleaning Briggs & Stratton Type Air Filter

Tools/Parts Required Flat Head ScrewdriverBucketKerosene Step 1.Remove the air filter from the mower by undoing the flat head screw.Step 2Take covers off the air filter and soak the air filter in kerosene squeezing it and rubbing the dirt off.Step 3Dry off the air filter and then pour some engine oil onto in and squeeze in it […]

Briggs & Stratton Pull Start Rewind

Tools/Parts Required Needle Nose PliersReplacement Starter Cord If RequiredSocket Wrench – 8mm & 10mmFlat Head ScrewdriverWD40/Lubricant Step 1.First we remove the cowling around the pull start and undo the three 8mm boltsStep 2Next, located under the left side of the fuel tank is a 10mm bolt, undo it and be carefull not to lose the spacer. […]

Briggs & Stratton Float Type Carburetor Service

Tools/Parts Required Carburetor CleanerFlat Head ScrewdrierNeedle Nose PliersSocket Wrench – 8mm, 10mm & 13mm Step 1.Firstly we start by removing the air filter and backing plate, being careful not to lose any gaskets or rubber hoses. Once these are removed the carburetor should be clearly visible. Remove the two mounting bolts and twist sideways to remove […]