Originally Posted by dutch1
Ed, I just finished up a small engine class for a group of home schooled boys--one of the kids brought a lawn edger with a Briggs points and condenser ignition. The kid didn't want to spend any extra money at the time. We honed, adjusted and cleaned up the points, cleaned and lubed the starter clutch--fired right up. At least the kid knows the procedure when spark fails completely.
Hey, kudo's for teachin' the kids!!
" But let me tell you something ,folks: You can't fix stupid! There's not a pill you can take, there's not a class you can go to. Stupid is forever!"