In the category of machines you will find a lawn mower. Mowers break down from time to time and this is normal. You can always undertake maintenance on the mower you ate using if it develops any problem. You can either do it yourself or hire someone to do it for you. It could end up being more expensive if you do it yourself. The work is simple if you know how to repair it. In order to repair the mower yourself there are three easy steps to follow you can follow and they are well broken down in this article.
Opening the mower’s hood and checking the spark plug is the first step. In most cases the hoses meets the motor in many mowers. It is very important to take the hose off the plug every time you work on your lawn mower. In order to replace the hose you should take a new plug and slide it into position. So as your mower always works perfectly you should buy a new plug every season.
Your engine will never falter and there it will always start perfectly when you use this step. You could end up spending a lot of money for repairing the engine if you fail do do this.
What you should do next is to check the filter. It is easy to get to the filters. The plastic lid on top of the motor should be unscrewed with your hands. When you open it you should check whether there are heavy deposits of dirt inside. A decision can be reached by you to just buy a new filter.
The last step is replacing the blade. First you should evaluate it’s condition. You should always ensure you raise the cutting handle to its position before going underneath the mover.
For easy access to the bolt that holds the mower blade by the center the best thing to do is to raise the blade. Before sliding off the blade from the arbor you should first unscrew the bolt. It is then that you should tighten the blade into the arbor. In order to avoid cutting yourself in the process you should be very careful.
By following these tips you will be able to maintain your lawn mower without problems. Be careful when following the steps. There will be no stress in every season as you will now be knowing how to maintain your lawn mower.