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Diagnose & Troubleshoot Handheld Products
Select one of the symptoms below to find possible causes and common solutions for your MTD handheld product.
Engine will not accelerate
|Possible Causes||Corrective Actions|
Drain gas tank and add fresh fuel.
Improper carburetor adjustment
Adjust according to your Operators Manual or see an Authorized Service Dealer.
Cutting attachment bound with grass
Stop the engine and clean the cutting attachment.
Dirty air filter
Clean or replace the air filter.
Plugged spark arrestor
Clean or replace spark arrestor.