Well I am Sooo Glad I used my head and decide NOT to just throw a battery in the ST16 i just brought home before taking the tin off and going over it. I was Soooooo tempted..But As I told you in the previous Post, this tractor sat in a Barn for 10 years so i knew it had to have Tenants I think these Pics would make Great Cover Shots. if someone wanted to write a Blog Entitled "Step One: Before You Start It" I learned my lesson the hard way years ago I started a tractor that, unbeknown to me, had a nest like this and the engine heat ignited the Nest in a Burst of Flames and I almost lost the whole tractor. Luckily I had a Hose Handy. Now I Never start any tractor that's been sitting a long time without pulling off the tin first.
I know Most of you guys are undoubtedly aware of this problem but Just for newer guys that aren't I thought it was worth sharing.
Here are some Pics & a Close up Video.Sears GT16 Update Part 3 - YouTube
Allright....Now It's Shop Vac Time!
Edited by DanO, July 24, 2011 - 11:04 AM.