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  1. Re: Weird noise when starting Murray rider found and solved

    thanks Boobala. I check the forum almost daily when not busy. I Learn a lot and as said I appreciate all who contribute. Have fun. Red
  2. Weird noise when starting Murray rider found and solved

    On 9/12/2018 I posted that when starting my Murray rider there was a weird sound which I could not locate. Several of you mad suggestions and I sincerely appreciate each one. I checked all cables,...
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    Re: Imposssible to re attach rear spring

    This is a good idea reynoldston. I have this same mower and several years ago I became tired of dealing with this spring. I took a long narrow screw driver heated the tip and bent it into a curl to...
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    Google custom search on this forum

    I am a member of the forum My question is ; can a Google custom search be done on the forum and if so how is it done?
    Thanks in advance for your help. Have a fantastic day
    Wilburn "Red" Cox

    My...
  5. Re: How to check voltage or amps from solenoid to starter

    Thanks for the info. bertsmobile; I have never used liquid electrical tape but assure you I will get some and use it as per your instructions. I will check all connections, clean and tighten also. I...
  6. Re: How to check voltage or amps from solenoid to starter

    Thanks for the quick reply Shiftsuper. I will check those connections. Have a great day. Red Cox
  7. How to check voltage or amps from solenoid to starter

    I posted on 9/12/2018 about a weird noise at start up on my Murray mower. As i stated in the post the motor runs fine after starting. I am wondering if there is a bad connection somewhere between the...
  8. Re: Weird noise when first starting briggs engine on Murray moweer

    Thanks mertsmobile; I'll try the dry lubricant and see what it will do. Again thanks for your response."Red"
  9. Re: Weird noise when first starting briggs engine on Murray moweer

    Thanks Darryl G. I don't think the noise is a great problem as the motor tuns fine after starting. The noise just bothers me if you know what I mean. Have a great day and thanks again.
  10. Re: Weird noise when first starting briggs engine on Murray moweer

    Thanks, Boobala for the quick response. I would have no problem removing the starter but not sure how I would check it out when off the motor. How to hold it stationary and etc. I have a local...
  11. Weird noise when first starting briggs engine on Murray moweer

    I have a Murray rider model 425014X92B with Briggs 15.5 HP engine model 282H07 built in 2005. I have noticed for about 3 months that when I first engage the starter there is a weird noise. sort of...
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    Re: What is the best string trimmer?

    I have a Ryobi professional model 2079r which I purchased from Lowes about twenty years ago. I do my own maintenance and only problem I have had is the fuel tank sprang a leak. A friend here in...
  13. Re: Help with getting rid of sand burrs (Grass Burrs)

    thanks, Possum; I will try your suggestion. I used MSMA when we lived near Burleson TX and it was great but I think the EPA had it taken off the market. Will search it out. Have a fantastic day.
    Red...
  14. Help with getting rid of sand burrs (Grass Burrs)

    I have four acres near Stephenville TX (Central Texas) and about 3 acres is infested heavily with grass burrs. I have used Balan granuals the past two years as pre-emergent and still have lots of...
  15. Re: Advice needed for removing solenoid from Scotts mower

    Thanks bertsmobile. I appreciate the info. Have a great day.
    Red Cox
  16. Re: Advice needed for removing solenoid from Scotts mower

    Thanks;bertsmobile; Yes I tested the solenoid several ways and then by passed it and it started. I finally got the solenoid off this morning with a lot of work. The torx head bolts went in from...
  17. Advice needed for removing solenoid from Scotts mower

    A lady friend of my wife has a Scotts mower made by John Deere. Mower is model # S1642. She thought the starter was bad. I by passed the solenoid and the starter is good and strong. I then checked...
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    Re: Correct RPM's for 18 HP Opposed Twin

    BlazNT; Yes you did answer my post I placed in the MTD section. I appreciate your help. After posting in the MTD section I realized I should have posted in the Briggs & Stratton. Sorry about the mix...
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    Correct RPM's for 18 HP Opposed Twin

    I have a Wards mower with Briggs 18 HP Opposed twin engine. Engine model # 422707. Engine type # 1510-01. Engine code # 90121712. Does anyone know the correct RPM's (High no load) and low idling? Any...
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    Help with "No Load" RPM's

    I have a Montgomery Wards Signature 2000 Elite mower. This is a 1991 model made by MTD. The Wards model number is TMO 30000A, Serial # 87-000-7837. The cross over MTD model # is 131A670G088.

    The...
  21. Re: When was my Sears/Craftsman Garden Tractor built

    Thanks Mechanic Mark; found it December 1979. Thanks a bunch and have a great day
    Red Cox
  22. When was my Sears/Craftsman Garden Tractor built

    Hello to All,
    I have a Sears Varidrive GT 16 garden tractor I purchased new in about 1980 I think. Still have original owner manual and model is 917.257090. Engine is 16 HP Tecumseh model #...
  23. All who offered advice on how to do a specific search

    I posted asking for advice on doing specific searches and several of you offered help. I sincerely appreciate each of you. someone replied with this method and it works perfectly.
    Write search...
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    Re: How to do a specific search

    thanks, bert: just like to search out different posts concerning problems and etc with mowers like mine. I have a Craftsman garden tractor 1980 model that I use only as a utility tractor, Murray 2005...
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    Re: How to do a specific search

    Thanks,Midniteoyl. I visit another forum, "Tractorbynet" and use the google search a lot. Isn't there a specific way or wording to get the search on LawnWorld Forums?
    Appreciate the help.
    Red Cox
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    How to do a specific search

    Need help in doing searches on this forum.
    Thanks in advance,
    Red Cox
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    Does Seafoam really work

    Does Seafoam really work on mower engines to assist in removing carbon from engines and will it help in cleaning the carb? Just asking as I have a Craftsman garden tractor about 30 years old which I...
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    Problem for Murray experts,

    I have a Murray rider, model # 425014X92B. While mowing this morning I noticed that when I disengaged the blades on the mower deck the blades continued to rotate. They never stopped moving.
    The...
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    Re: MTD mower DECK extension spring need help

    Hello Kid,
    Sorry, I am not aware of the video or exactly how or where to find it. Appreciate any helo on this if you can advise. thanks and have a great day.
    Red Cox
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    Re: MTD mower DECK extension spring need help

    Thanks Bob; Mine is a G deck and it is 42". Thanks again.
    Red Cox
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    Re: MTD mower DECK extension spring need help

    Thanks Bob; The diagram helps. I had contacted MTD and they said the spring hooked on the rod (shaft) of that stabilizing arm. did not seem right to me. thanks for your heol and have a fantastic day....
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    Mower deck Re: How can I remove slack from deck belt

    Thanks mechanic Mark. I found that on page 18. thanks again for the help.
    Red Cox
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    Re: 502 Bad Gateway

    I reynoldston. I began having the same problem on Saturday, January16th. This morning it was doing the same thing. I ran my virus clean up and etc and it suddenly cleared up. I have no idea what was...
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    Mower deck How can I remove slack from deck belt

    My elderly neighbor has a Craftsman lawn tractor model # 917.28856 with 24 HP engine and 42" deck. The mower deck belt seems to have too much slack in it and I have been looking at his owner's manual...
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    Re: MTD mower DECK extension spring need help

    Thanks mechanic Mark; I studied the diagram on the link you posted, however, the spring I am interested in is the long extension spring (7.58") that the rear of spring hooks to the bracket on the far...
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    MTD mower DECK extension spring need help

    I have Montgomery Wards rider, Signature 2000 Elite. Mower model # TM030000A. Made by MTD. MTD cross over # 131A670G088. The deck is Deck G model 600 & 700 series for front engine lawn tractors, side...
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    Re: Ways to hang line trimmers from shop wall

    Thanks motoman. I appreciate your input. Have a great day.
    Red Cox
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    Re: Ways to hang line trimmers from shop wall

    Thanks again Ric. I will check them out at Home Depot. Have a great day. Red Cox
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    Re: Ways to hang line trimmers from shop wall

    Thanks Ric. I will check this out on Home Depot web site. Thanks for your response and have a great day.
    Red Cox
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    Re: Ways to hang line trimmers from shop wall

    Thanks for the helpful information. I appreciate the input. I am not a shop owner just a home owner on 4 acres and have a 1600 foot shop which is very full at the present time. I must take some time...
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    Re: Ways to hang line trimmers from shop wall

    Thanks. I appreciate this. I was in Brownwood TX. yesterday and they did not have this type hook. There is a Lowe's in Granbury TX just 20 minutes away. I think this is what I need in order to hand...
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    Ways to hang line trimmers from shop wall

    What are some methods some of you use to hang line trimmers from a shop wall. I don't like just laying my trimmers on the shop floor. Takes up space and also dangerous to me from falling over them....
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    Compression on Briggs 5.5 HP Quantum

    I am helping and elderly friend on his huskee push mower with briggs 5.5 HP Quantum engine on it. I posted a thread about this engine and received several replies and all were appreciated. I picked...
  44. Re: Need Info. on Briggs 5.5 HP Quantum XTE Engine specs

    [QUOTE=AnthemBassMan;201289]Sounds like a carb cleaning/rebuild is in order. Maybe check the tank for crud too. But if it runs with starting fluid, then it's just a fuel delivery problem. Also try...
  45. Re: Need Info. on Briggs 5.5 HP Quantum XTE Engine specs

    Thanks Rivets, neighbor says it will start by spraying starter fluid into card throat. I will be looking at it today and check it out. Won't stay running after initial start up. Thanks for the help....
  46. Re: Need Info. on Briggs 5.5 HP Quantum XTE Engine specs

    Thanks; not sure it's a valve problem. Will start with starter fluid in carb but will not stay running. I have not checked it out but will be going over today and see. Thanks for the help.
    Red Cox
  47. Need Info. on Briggs 5.5 HP Quantum XTE Engine specs

    Helping a neighbor with push mower that has a briggs 5.5 HP Quantum engine on it. Need to adjust the valves. Engine is model # 12J802-0651-01. Code # 9612-1358. I have information on own Briggs...
  48. Re: Need to build a concrete land roller to tow behind mower or small tractor (Help)

    Thanks Tom. I live about 5 miles north of Stephenville TX. I was in Insurance sales and worked Conroe & Montgomery County many times for several years. I loved that part of Texas.
    Red Cox
  49. Need to build a concrete land roller to tow behind mower or small tractor (Help)

    We have 4 acres which I need to plow/till, roll and seed bermuda grass. I have 3 riding mowers and a Kubota (16HP) tractor. I need to build a land roller which can be towed by one of my riders or...
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    Re: Need fuel tank for Ryobi string trimmer

    Thanks mechanic mark;
    I have been searching E-Bay and, as of this date, have not found one.

    Thanks

    Red Cox
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