How to Adjust a Small Engine Carburetor?


Most small engine carburetors have two adjustments. A fuel air mixture adjustment and a idle adjustment. To adjust start the motor and adjust the air fuel mixture until it has good throttle response and runs smooth. Then adjust the idle until it will stay running without holding the throttle.
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1. Remove the blade of a lawn mower or edger. 2. Remove the air filter. The air filter is located in different places depending on the engine model. Look for a small box or cylinder
Once you check the engine for typical problems such as vacuum hose leaks, fuses and properly hooked up lines, and you make sure your engine is tuned up, it's time to adjust the carburetor
with itty bitty tools.
Go to your local autoparts store and by the rebuild kit according to your carburetor. Inside the box will be an exploded diagram of the carb which will make it relativly simple to
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You can adjust a small engine carburetor with the screws on the top and sides of the carburetor. Turn them until the engine seems to run smoother. You may have to do several adjustments to these screws. For more information look here:;
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