Small Engine Maintenance Tips from the Pros
Small engines, big investment. Here’s how to maximize small engine performance.
What to Know About Lawn Mower Spark Plugs
Gas-powered lawn mowers need spark plug maintenance. Learn how to change, remove and clean your spark plugs to keep your...
How to Test a Spark Plug to See If It’s Working
Every small gasoline engine has a spark plug, and this key component requires periodic inspection and testing. Learn how to...
How to Clean a Small-Engine Spark Plug
All small engines have a spark plug, and cleaning spark plugs from time to time helps keep your equipment running...
How to Lubricate a Chainsaw With Oil
Unless you understand both types of chainsaw oil and how to use them, your chainsaw won't work properly for long....
8 Most Common Lawn Tractor Repairs
If you own a lawn tractor, a.k.a. a riding lawn mower, knowing how to make these eight common repairs can...
Why Is There Oil On My Spark Plugs?
Got a two-stroke engine running rough or not at all? Oil could be the problem. If you're wondering why there's...
What Are the Signs That a Spark Plug Is Bad?
Having trouble with an engine that won't start or runs rough? A bad spark plug could be the culprit. Here's...
How to Repair Small Engines: Cleaning the Carburetor
Don't Google "small engine repair near me" the next time your lawnmower sputters. Learn how to do it yourself. Small...
Lawn Mower Won’t Start
Learn the reasons why a lawn mower won't start after winter or during peak season, and how to fix those...
How to Replace Spark Plugs in Your Car
Save big on car maintenance costs by changing spark plugs yourself!
What You Need to Know to Adjust a Spark Plug Gap
Be sure to set and adjust the spark plug gap for your particular engine!
How to Start a Small Engine
Give your starter-cord arm a rest while you run these basic diagnostic tests
How to Test an Ignition Coil
Test the ignition coil quickly and easily with a simple ignition system tester
Stale Gas Could Be Killing Your Small Engine
Small-engine mechanics tell us that stale gas is what keeps them employed and busy.