View Full Version : exmark not running right

06-30-2007, 09:26 AM
I have a wb Exmark TT with the 17 hp kawasaki. For about a week now its been running poorly, sputtering off and on and just not running smooth. Ive changed plugs and the fuel filter with no success. Anyone with a guess of what else it could be?

06-30-2007, 11:04 AM
It sounds like the same old dirty carb and/or fuel issue. Clean fuel tank and lines. Replace fuel filter. Tear down carb and blow it out with compressed air.

06-30-2007, 04:52 PM
Is it possible that it could be related to the safety feature on mowers that kills the engine when handle is released? Not sure what its called, but its a little small box with a button on the top located in the middle underneath the handlebars. Could that cause similar problems if something stopped functioning there?

Albery's Lawn & Tractor
06-30-2007, 06:02 PM
If its not running smooth then its a carb issue. Take it apart, clean it, and rebuild it, or take it to someone who knows what there doing it let them do it. If a safety switch is bad then the machine wouldn't start/run.