MTD: For a Growing World.

Diagnose & Troubleshoot Handheld Products

Select one of the symptoms below to find possible causes and common solutions

Common Symptoms:

Engine lacks power or stalls when cutting

Possible Causes Corrective Actions

1Old fuel

Drain gas tank and add fresh fuel.

Improper carburetor adjustment

Adjust according to your Operators Manual or see an Authorized Service Dealer.

Fouled spark plug

Replace or clean the spark plug.

Plugged spark arrestor

Clean or replace spark arrestor.