re: "I wouldn't put to much money in it...You can get a new one for
My carb was shot, the front wheels were bald, the blade was dull and
the blade mounting assembly was cracked. Close to $150 if I did the
For another $100 or so, I got a brand new self-propelled mulching
Honda with auto-choke and a 2 year warranty. Taking it out of the box
was a lot less work than trying to fix the other one. Well worth the
99.999% of the time it is a clogged up carb. Get the carb cleaned by a
professional. If you try it yourself, you'll only wish you took it to
a professional later. They will do a thorough cleaning of the fuel
system and you're problem will be solved for many years.Probably
Hank <~~~professional small engine mech.
Since it is a self-propelled mower, I vote for the suggestion someone wrote
about checking for a kill/safety switch or device.
Maybe you could look up the make and model on the Internet and download an
owner's manual/instructions. There may be inforamtion in there about a
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