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New Blower!

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Island Lawn, Jul 17, 2001.

  1. Island Lawn

    Island Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 632

    Well, not if you want to be picky!

    She's been a bit sluggish lately, and I had a feeling she was needing it bad.

    I removed the spark arrestor!
    UNBELIEVABLE!

    I'm such a bad boy!
    Rebel rule breaker!

    The things one can pick up on the internet!:D :D :D
     
  2. SMB

    SMB LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 323

    My Shindaiwa T270 started running awful about a month after I got it. I removed the spark arrestor and now it runs great. Actually, I don't think that small engines are required to have spark arrestors, but maybe it's a 2 cycle thing.
     
  3. EJK2352

    EJK2352 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,150

    SMB,
    Most all 2 stroke equipment has a spark arrestor, because it's a law that they have them in California. Don't get caught with it missing in California. I have heard the fines are huge if you cause
    a forrest fire. ED
     

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