Victa Piston & Rings – Part 2

Tools/Parts Required Piston Ring CompressorSmall RagFlat Head ScrewdriverSocket Wrench – 8mm, 12mm & 13mm SocketsWD-40/LubricantAdjustable WrenchNeedle Nose PliersStandard PliersVicta Rebuild KitLocking Pliers Step 1.Inspect the bore. Only severely damaged bores require honing, most will be fine with a new piston and rings. Sometimes the exhaust port has carbon build-up that should be removed before a new […]

Victa Piston & Rings – Part 1

Tools/Parts Required Small RagFlat Head ScrewdriverSocket Wrench – 8mm, 12mm & 13mmLocking PliersStandard PliersNeedle Nose PliersVicta Rebuild KitWD40/Lubricant Step 1.Remove fuel hose & top cover boltsStep 2Use your 12mm socket wrench to remove the starter, be careful not to lose the rubber seal located on the underside of the starter.Step 3Next, remove the head by loosening […]

Victa Throttle Cable Repair

Tools/Parts Required Flat Head ScrewdriverPhillips Head Screwdriver Step 1.Start by removing the top cover and fuel tank.Step 2Once they are free we unclip the air intake hose and check if the throttle cable is connected.Step 3Once checked, we open up the main body of the carburetor (for a more in depth guide on doing this see […]

Victa G4 Carburetor Service

Tools/Parts Required Flat Head ScrewdriverPhillips Head ScrewdriverG4 Carburetor Service Kit Step 1.We begin by turning off the fuel tap and removing the top cover.Step 2Once the carburetor is exposed we can remove the front plate and inspect the float, jet and seal and replace any parts that are damaged. It’s important that all parts are well cleaned […]

Replace Victa Crankcase Seal

Tools/Parts Required Phillips Head ScrewdriverSocket Wrench – 13mm SocketReplacement Crank Seal If Required Step 1.First turn off the fuel and remove the fuel line.Step 2Then remove the three Phillips head screws holding down the head cowl, once removed lift and place aside.Step 3Remove the three 13mm bolts and gently lift starter out, clean and inspect seal while […]

Rewind Victa Pull Start Cord

In todays tutorial we will be showing you how to rewind a victa pull start. These pull starts can sometimes become bit loose, or completely unwind once your cable snaps or while you’re changing the handle.

Tools and parts needed:

Phillips head screwdriver
Flat Head screwdriver
Replacement cord if required

Changing Spark Plug

Tools/Parts Required Spark Plug SpannerPliersReplacement Spark PlugSpark Plug Boot If Necessary  Step 1.To begin with we removed the spark plug from the engine.Step 2To test the plug we connect the lead and ground the spark plug by placing its body against the engine or mower deck. The pull-start must then be pulled; whilst doing so observe […]