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Toro 6.5hp (Tecumseh)

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Chris67, May 19, 2008.

  1. Chris67

    Chris67 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 2

    I have a Toro 6.5hp 22" rear drive walk behind lawn mower. Today I began mowing the lawn - started normal - and after 4 passes it sounded as if the engine was under load and then stopped running. When I attempted to restart the mower I pulled the rope and there was no resistance and I could hear the flywhel spining. Did I shear the flywheel key or is there something else I need to look for? Please advise.
     
  2. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,029

    Look for a broken rod (non moving piston).
     

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