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#1 68guns OFFLINE  

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Posted September 03, 2013 - 09:46 AM

After my recent purchase of a tube frame G10 I was a bit disappointed in how it mowed. Surely this tractor has to mow better than this. Well I took the deck off(hate doing that) and low and be hold the blades were on BACKWORDS. How many years the PO had been doing this is anyone's guess. Now I'm dealing with a rich running engine. Sparkplug is black. Any ideas how to remedy this on a HH100 engine? Awaiting my next discovery.
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Posted September 03, 2013 - 09:51 AM

Check our manuals section for the carb tuning instructions. Good Luck, Rick

 

Read this thread about a PO repaired tractor.

 

http://gardentractor...ens-g174/page-1


Edited by boyscout862, September 03, 2013 - 01:24 PM.


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Posted September 03, 2013 - 10:42 AM

Have you tried adjusting the main jet needle in a little at a time?


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Posted September 03, 2013 - 11:51 AM

Maybe he mowed in reverse :thumbs:


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Posted September 03, 2013 - 01:20 PM

Maybe he mowed in reverse :thumbs:

that's rich. lol



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Posted September 03, 2013 - 07:36 PM

that's rich. lol

That explains the black spark plug.






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