Lawn Mower Won't Start

Learn the reasons why a lawn mower won’t start and how to fix those problems.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Rags
  • Socket/ratchet set
  • Needle-nose pliers

You'll also need rubber gloves.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Carburetor cleaner
  • Gasoline
  • Carburetor or carburetor inlet needle and seat