Test A Victa Ignition Module

Learn How To Test a Victa Ignition Module Tools/Parts Required  Multi-Meter Universal Ignition Module (If Replacement Needed)  Step 1. Set the multi-meter to the 20 kohms setting. Place the red and black probes at opposite ends of the ignition module. Step 2 A reading of 4.54 kOhms indicates an as new ignition module. As the […]

Spark Plug Cleaning/Inspection

Learn how to clean & inspect your engines spark plugs Tools/Parts Required  Wire Brush Spark Plug Spanner Step 1. Once you have determined whether it is worth cleaning your spark plug over replacing it, Secure the plug in a vice and go over it with a wire brush – don’t be too brutal as you may […]

Victa Decompressor Troubleshooting

Learn how to Troubleshoot a Victa Decompressor. Tools/Parts Required  3/4 Spanner New Decompressor Step 1. Check around the decompressor for oil/fuel as this can suggest problems. Step 2 Next test the decompressor sucking on the nozzle and checking if the valve moves. you can also blow on the nozzle and no air should come out […]

Testing a Victa Ignition Coil

Learn how to test an ignition coil and check if it needs replacing. Tools/Parts Required  Ignition Coil Multi-Meter Step 1. Set your Multi-Meter to 20K Ohms and connect the black ground lead to the spark plug wire. Step 2 Touch your positive lead to each of the terminals on the ignition coil a good coil […]

Troubleshooting A Victa Lawn Mower

Troubleshoot Your Victa Lawn Mower Issues   Tools/Parts Required. Spare Fuel Line Spark Plug Socket Spark Plug Step 1. The first thing to check is whether the lawn mower has a spark – click here if unsure how to do that. If there isn’t a spark, replace the spark plug and.see if that solves the […]

Victa 2 Stroke Fuel & Starting Tips

Learn some tips to keep your Victa lawn mower running well and starting as it should Tools/Parts Required  2- Stroke Oil & Unleaded Petrol  Step 1. When filling with petrol ensure a 25 part petrol to 1 part oil mixture. For example, in a 5L petrol can, 4.8L needs to be petrol, 200mL needs to […]

Using An Ignition Tester

Learn how to test the ignition coil on your lawn mower by using an ignition tester. Tools/Parts Required  Ignition Tester Step 1. Connect the ignition tester to the lawn mower. Insert the metal portion into the socket of the spark plug boot. Connect the rubber portion to the spark plug. Step 2 With the ignition […]

Fix Leaky Victa Primer Cap

Learn how to fix a Victa that is leaking petrol out of the carburetor. Tools/Parts Required  Flat Head Screwdriver Carburetor Cleaner Replacement Fuel Line If Required Carburetor Repair Kit If Required Step 1. Turn off the fuel and remove the screw that secures the Primer Cap and then remove the fuel hose. Step 2 Carefully remove […]

Victa Advanced Pull-Start Repair

Learn how to fix a Victa pull-start which has had the coil unwound, and how to replace an absent or broken pull-start cord. Tools/Parts Required. Tin Snips Pliers. Spanner – 24mm Locking Pliers Phillips Head Screwdriver Socket Wrench – 12mm Socket Replacement Starter Cord 3.5mm     Step 1. Turn of the fuel, remove the […]