How to Fix a Stuck Throttle

Get your lawnmower throttle cable moving again

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Socket/ratchet set
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Pliers
  • Rags

You'll also need a small funnel

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Penetrating oil
  • Silicone lubricant