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Where is the spark plug on a lawn boy?

Dennis WaldenSep 13, 2021

Locate the spark plug(s).

On a walk-behind or riding lawn mower, they're usually near the front of the engine. On zero-turns, look near the back of the engine on the sides. Disconnect the spark plug lead and clean around the spark plug to remove any debris. Remove the spark plug using a spark plug socket.

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Also question is, what spark plug does a lawn Boy take?

Champion Spark Plugs for Lawn-Boy Mowers

Center ElectrodeFine Wire Plug
Hex Size5/8" (16mm)
Reach18mm (0.708")
SeatTapered seat
Thread Size14mm
One may also ask, how do you tune a lawn Boy mower?

Also know, what are the symptoms of a bad spark plug on a lawn mower?

Faulty spark plug warning signs

  • The engine requires repeated attempts to start or the engine won't start at all.
  • The engine misfires or runs rough.
  • The engine starts, but stalls shortly after.
  • There is a noticeable increase in fuel consumption during normal equipment use.

Can you clean spark plugs with wd40?

Using WD-40 to repel water from spark plugs, distributors, alternators, and batteries is a good way to prevent corrosion and keep moisture away. You can also use it to ease the removal of spark plugs, especially if there is any rust or corrosion.

How do I change the air filter in my lawn boy?

How much oil goes in a Lawn Boy?

Slowly pour 20 ounces of SAE 30 motor oil into the fill tube. Lawn Boy calls for a 32:1 gas/oil ratio when using its own brand of two-cycle engine oil. That is equal to 4 ounces of two-cycle engine oil per gallon of gas.

How do you start a Lawn Boy?

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What is included in a lawn mower tune-up?

The three main components involved in a mower tune-up are the air filter, spark plug and oil, all of which must be changed. The needed parts and supplies can be found at home centers and hardware stores. Start by changing the oil. Run the engine for a few minutes to warm up the oil so it'll drain better.

How much does it cost to tune-up a lawn mower?

Getting a tune-up shouldn't break the bank. If you do it yourself, you'll need to buy oil, an air filter and spark plug — totaling around $20 to $30. A professional tuneup often costs between $50 and $100 for a push mower. The costs are minimal compared to repair costs if a neglected mower breaks.

How do you tune-up an old lawn mower?

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Dennis Walden

Dennis owns a small farm and loves to grill since his early childhood. He’s a professional cook, but hiking and enjoying the great outdoors is his no less favorite part of life.

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