In the category of machines you will find a lawn mower. There is nothing abnormal about a mower breaking down this happens from time to time. If the one you are using develops any problem you can always undertake maintenance on it. You can decide to hire someone to do it for you or you can just do it yourself. It could end up being more expensive if you do it yourself. The work is simple if you know how to repair it. This article will help break down the three easy steps you should take in order to repair the mower yourself.
The first step should be to open the mower’s hood and checking the spark plug. The hoses of most mowers are placed in such a way that they meet the the motor. Every time you work on your lawn mower it is very important to take the hose off the the plug. If the plug is either crusty or dirty you can take a new plug and slide it into position to replace the the hose. So as your mower always works perfectly you should buy a new plug every season.
Your engine will never falter and there it will always start perfectly when you use this step. You could end up spending a lot of money for repairing the engine if you fail do do this.
Checking the filter is the next thing you should do. It is easy to get to the filters. The plastic lid on top of the motor should be unscrewed with your hands. What you should check if you are able to open it is whether there are heavy deposits of dirt inside. All together you can decide to just buy a new filter.
The step you should undertake as the last one is replacing the blade. It’s condition should be evaluated first. Before going underneath the mover always ensure that you raise the cutting handle to its highest position.
There is a bolt that holds the mower blade by the center and so you should raise the blade so as to get to it easily. First you should unscrew the bolt and there after slide the off the blade from the arbor. It is then that you should tighten the blade into the arbor. You should be very careful not to cut yourself in the process.
You will have no trouble maintaining your lawn mower if you follow these instructions. Carefully follow the steps. There will be no stress in every season as you will now be knowing how to maintain your lawn mower.