Briggs & Stratton Lawn Mower Engine Ratchet Pawl #281505S

This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the ratchet pawl on a Briggs and Stratton small engine (which is commonly found in lawn mowers, riding tractors, zero-turn radius mowers, wheeled edgers, pressure washers, and generators). The most common reason for replacing the ratchet pawl is when starter rope has no resistance and the engine won’t start.

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All of the information for this ratchet pawl replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Briggs & Stratton, Toro, John Deere, Lawn Boy, Craftsman

Tools needed: screwdriver, nut driver, socket wrench

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