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Owner's Manual [ RRFTSMRN " 6.5 HORSEPOWER 22 " REAR DISCHARGE POWER PROPELLED ROTARY LAWN MOWER Model No . 917.377543 • Safety • Assembly • Operation • Maintenance • Espafiol • Repair Parts CAUTION : Read and follow all Safety Rules and Instructions before operating this equipment Sears , Roebuck and Co . , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179
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Warranty 2 Product Specifications 11 Safety Rules 2 Service and Adjustments 14 Assembly 4 Storage 16 Operation 6 Troubleshooting 17 Maintenance Schedule 10 Repair Pads 37 Maintenance 10 Parts Ordering Back Cover LIMITED TWO YEAELWARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN POWER MOWER For two years from date of pumhase , when this Craftsman Lawn Mower is maintained , lubricated , and tuned up according to the operating and maintenance instructions in the owner's manual , Sears will repair free of charge any defect in matedal or workmanship . If this Craftsman Lawn Mower is used for commercial or rental purposes , this warranty applies for only 90 days from the date of purchase . This Warranty does not cover : • Expendable items which become worn dudng normal use , such as rotary mower blades , blade adapters , belts , air cleaners and spark plug . • Repairs necessary because of operator abuse or negligence , including bent crank - shafts and the failure to maintain the equipment according to the instructions con - tained in the owner's manual . Warranty service is available by returning the Craftsman power mower to the nearest Sears Service CentedDepartment in the United States . This warranty applies only while this product is in use in the United States . This Warranty gives you specific legal rights , and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state . SEARS , ROEBUCK AND CO . , D / 817 WA , HOFFMAN ESTATES , ILLINOIS 60179 Safety standards require operator • Do not operate mower if it has been presence controls to minimize the dropped or damaged in any manner . risk of injury . Your unit is equipped Always have damage repaired before with such controls . Do not attempt to using your mower . defeat the function of the operator • Do net use accessory attachments that presence controls under any are not recommended by the manufac - circumstances . turar . Use of such attachmerits may be TRAINING : hazardous . • Read this operator's manual carefully . • The blade rums when the engine is Become familiar with the controls and running . know how to operate your mower PREPARATION : properly . Learn how to quickly stop • Always thoroughly check the area to be rrlower . mowed and clear it of all stones , sticks , • Do not allow children to use your mower . wires , bones , and other foreign objects . Never allow adults to use mower without These objects will be thrown by the blade proper instructions . and cao cause severe injury . • Keep the area . of operation clear of all • Alwayswearsefetyglassesoreye persons , especially small children and shields when starting and while using pets . your rnower . • Use mower only as the manufacturer intended and as described in this manual . 2
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• Do not run the engine indoors . Exhaust • Dress properly . Do not operate mower when barefoot or wearing open sandals . fumes are dangerous . • Never cut grass by pu _ ing the mower Wear only solid shoos with good traction towards you . Mow across the face of when mowing . • Check fuel tank before starting engine . slopes , never up and down or you might Do not fill gas tank indoors , when the lose your footing . Do not mow exces - engine is running or when the engine is sively steep slopes . Use caution when hot . Allow the engine to cool for several operating the mower on uneven terrain minutes before filling the gas tank . Clean or when changing directions - - maintain off any spilled gasoline before starting the good footing . engine . • Never operate your mower without • Always make wheel height adjustments proper guards , plates , grass catcher or before starting your mower . Never other safety devices in place . attempt to do this while the engine is MAINTENANCE AND STORAGE : running . • Check the blade and the engine mount - • Mow only in daylight or good artificial ing bolts often to be sure they are tight . tightened properly . OPERATION : • Check all bolts , nuts and screws at • Keep your eyes and mind on your mower frequent intervals for proper tightness to be sure mower is in safe working and the area being cut . Do not let other condition . interests distract you . • Do not mow wet or slippery grass . Never • Keep all safety devices in place and run while operating your mower . Always working . be sure of your footing - - keep a firm • To reduce fire hazard , keep the engine hold on the handles and walk . free of grass , leaves or excessive grease and oil . • Do not put hands or feet near or under rotating parts . Keep clear of the discharge • Check grass catcher often for deteriora - opening at all times . tion and wear and replace wom bags . • Always stop the engine whenever you Use only replacement bags that are leave or are not using your mower , or recommended by and comply with specifications of the manufacturer of your before crossing driveways , walks , roads , and any gravel - - covered areas . mower . • Never direct discharge of matedal toward • Always keep a sharp blade on your mower . bystanders nor allow anyone near the mower while you are operating it . • Allow engine to cool before stodng in any enclosure . • Before cleaning , inspecting , or ropaidng • Never store mower with fuel in the tank your mower , stop the engine and make absolutely sure the blade and all moving inside a building where fumes may reach parts have stopped . Then disconnect the an open flame or an ignition source such spark plug wire and keep it away from the as a hot water heater , space heater , spark plug to prevent accidental starting . clothes dryer , etc . • Do not continue to run your mower if you & CAUTION : Always disconnect spark hit a foreign object . Follow the procedure plug wire and place wire where it cannot outlined above , then repair any damage contact spark plug in order to prevent before restarting and operating you accidental starting when setting up , mower . transporting , adjusting or making repairs . • Do not change the governor settings or WARNING overspeed the engine . Engine damage or The engine exhaust from this product personal injury may result . contains chemicals known to the State of • Do not operate your mower if it vibrates Califomia to cause cancer , birth defects , abnormally . Excessive vibration is an or other reproductive harm . indication of damage ; stop the engine , safely check for the cause of vibration and repair as required . 3
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These accessories were available when this lawn mower was produced . They are also available at most Sears retailoutlets and servicecenters . Most Sears stoles can also order repairparts for you , = whenyou providethe model number of your lawn mower . Some of these accessories may not apply to your lawn mower . LAWN MOWER PERFORMANCE CUPPING DEFLECTOR MULCHERKITS STABILIZER FOR REAR DISCHARGE LAWN MOWERS / FOR FOR SIDE DISCHARGE REAR DISCHARGE ! GRASS SCATCHERS LAWN MOWER GRLAAWSSN CMAOTWCEHRESRS GAS CIUtS LAWN MOWER MAINTENANCE € AIRFILTERS SPARK PLUGS ENGINE OIL BLADE ADAPTERS WHEELS BELTS BLADES • Roll lawn rnower out of carton and chenk Read these instmclfonsand this manual in its cartonthoroughflyoradd _ onallooseparts . entiretybefore you attempt to assemble or operate your new lawn mower . Your new HOW TO SET UP YOUR LAWN rnower has been assembled at the factorywi _ MOWER the _ of those parts leftunassembled TO UNFOLD HANDLE for shippingpuqooses . All parts such as nuts , IMPORTANT : Unfold handles carefullyso as washers , bolts , etc . , necessary to complete the notto pinchor damage control cables . assembly have been placed inthe parts bag . • Raise handlGsuntillower handle section To ensure sere and proper operationof your locksinto place in mowing position . lawn mower , ail partsand hardware you • Remove protective padding , raise uppa _ assemble must be _ htenecl securely . Use the handle seclion into place on lower handle correct tools as necessary to ensure proper tightness . and lighten both handle IqK _ bs . • Remove handle padding holding oparator TO REMOVE LAWN MOWER FROM _ contlol bar to uppar hendle . CARTON • Your lawn mower handle ca _ be adjusted • Remove louse parts induded withmower . for your mowing cordort . Refer to ' Adjust • Cut down two end comem of cartonandlay Handlei " ntbeServk : eandAdjustment endpanddownnat sec _ onof this manual • Removeall _ materialesxcept paddlng between uppar and lower handle andpadcr _ hgo _ ngoparatoprresence controfbarto upper handle , 4
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bar TOINSTALLA'i'FA _ - IMENTS Your la _ mm _ v , _ r wasshipl _ d = readyto be used as a rr _ clwr . To cc _ Ted to Ixl _ or Liftup • Open reardoorandremove muter I _ Ug . _ om mulcher i _ ug in a safe place . • Youcan nowinslal calcherorolXional Clil _ de _ lec _ . • To m _ m _ omu _ t _ _ , _ munchperluginlodischargoepeningof motto . Be sure alltabs are seated propedy . Lower handle MuU _ rp _ & CAUTION : Do not runyour lawn mower wittmut . rnuJcher plug in place or approved dipping deflectoror grasscatcher in place . Never attemptto operate the lawn mower withthe mar door removedor propped Op _ 1Q 5
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KNOWYOURLAWNMOWER READTHISOWNER'SMANUALANDSAFETYRULESBEFOREOPEI : _ TINGYOURLAWN MOWERC . omparetheiL _ ' b " atJownsi _ yourlawnmowetrofamilarizeyoursewlf iththe locationofvariouscontrolsandadjustmentsS . avethismanuaflorfuturereference . _ symbolsmayappem'onyourlain1motor orIn _ _ 0qplbd wilhll _ el = Odu _ I . _ m md mdlerstmd U _ ro mmtxj . CAUTION ENGINE ENGINE FAST SLOW CHOKE FUEL OIL DANGER , KEEP HANDS OR WARNING ON OFF AND FEET AWAY Engine zone controlcable Operator presence controlbar \ Drive controllever Starter handle Handle knob Grasscatcher Mulcher plug Gasolinecap Primer Housing Engineoil cap w / dipstick Wheel adJUSter ( oneachwheel ) MEETS CPSC SAFETY REQUIREMENT8 Seam rota , ' ywalk - behind power lawn mowem co _ on - n to g - _ es _ detystandards of the An ' _ dcan NaUorS _ tandarkd _ stuZeandU _ eU . SC . onsumP _ roduScat f _ y _ . TheUade rumws henU'merminisen _ ng . Operator IXeSence _ , ndlml bar - must be Drive control lever - used to engage power - _ for _ a _ lrnotioonf lawnrnower . beJddowntoglehaxle toslarttheengine . Mulcherplug - mustberemovedtoconvertto RCeasteostoptheen _ ne . _ - puml _ addllionalfuel from the zx _ g orcr _ ' _ w _ nogperauoN . cazburetorto 1hecy _ r for use when stading a € old eng _ e . s _ _ - md forsZa _ g _ _ jne . 6
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TO A'FrACH GRASS CATCHER The operation of any lawn mower can result in foreign objects thrown into the • Qosethen _ d . R _ M mustbedosed eyes , which can result in severe eye while opemlJng lawn rnower _ damage . Always wear safety glasses or • Liftthe rear door on the mower housingand eye shields while operating your lawn place tbe grass cstcher frame onto the mower or performing any adjustments or formed tabs on the rear dcor hinge brackst . repairs . We recommend a wide vision • The grass catcher is secursd to b _ e lawn safety mask over spectacles , or standard moworhousinwg henthereardooris safety glasses . lowered onto the grass catcher frame . HOW TO USE YOUR LAWN MOWER & CAUTION : Do not run your lawn mower ENGE _ E SPEED without dipping deflector or approved grass catcher in place . Never attempt to The engine speed was set at the factory operate the lawn mower with the rear door for optimum performance . Speed _ s not removed or propped open . adjustable . ENGINE ZONE CONTROL Hinge Rear door ACAUTION : Federal regulations require an engine control to be installed on this Grass catcher lawn mower in order to minimize the risk of frame blade contact injury . Do not under any circumstances attempt to defeat the function . of the operator control , The blade turns when the engine is running . Formed • Your lawn mower is equipped with an tabs operator presence control bar which requiretsheoperatotrobepos _ TO EMPTY GRASS CATCHER behind the lawn mower handle to start and • To remove grass cstcher , retease operator operate the lawn mower . presence control bar to stop engine . TO ADJUST CUTnNG HEIGHT • Ult up rear door and remove the grsss • Raise wheels for lowcut and lower whsels catchebrytbehanae . for highcut . NOTE : Do not drag the bag when • Adjust cuttingheight to suityour requira - emptying ; it will cause unnecessary wear . ments . Medumpos _ onis bestformost lawns . • TochangceutUnhge _ htsqusez _ er leverfoward wheel Move wbeel op or down to su _ your rsquimmen _ . Be sure aJl wheeis are Inlhe sarne sst _ ng , NOTE : Adjuster is properly positioned when plato tab inserts into hole in lever , Also , 9 - positionadjusters ( if soequipped ) allow lover to be positioned between the plate tabs , Rate Tab Lower Wheels for _ _ r - , L = Ra _ WheelsforLow Cut 7
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GAS DRIVECONTROL • F'lfue _ tanl _ Usehleshd , ean , regular • Self - propellinigscontrolledbyholding unleaded gasoine fidh a _ of 87 theoperatorpresencecontrolbarclown octaneD . onom _ oZv _ lh0asoine . to thehandleandpushingthedrive control lever forward until it dicks ; then Purchase fuel in quanmk _ Ihat can be used release the lever . . _ hin 30 daysto assure [ ueifreshness . WARNING : _ ir , ci _ b " _ . ! _ t : daot • Forward motion will stop when the Uendefdu _ ( adedgaso _ orus _ ge _ nd operator presence control bar is or me0 _ can attract _ re which leacls released . To stop forward motion toseparaUacnmdfommUoofnacUs _ x _ g without stopping engine , release the storageA . ci _ gascandarnagetheluel operator presence control bar slightly until the drive control disengages . Hold symmc _ anenginewMeinsUxaoe . Toavoid er _ noproUem _ _ hefu _ s , _ temshoedbe0er . operator presence control bar down to envied beam stora _ d 30daysorkx _ handle to continue mowing without self - Dlainthe0as tank , startthe en0m andleti propelling . run unil _ ' _ e luel lines and cadxn'etor are • To keep drive control engaged when empty . Use lresh luel next season . See turning comers , push down on handle $ tora0eir , _ lot ad _ k'lfom _ Jon . and lift front wheels off ground while Never use engine or cad ) uteri " deaner turning lawn mower . i : xoducts in the fuel tank or pennanent Ol _ mtor presence conUo4bar Drive dama0emayoccu _ ' _ conu _ En0ine oil cap Gasoline li _ cam Toengage drive Drive control oonv _ d _ nga _ d BEFORESTAFmNGENGaNE OIL Your lawn mower is shipped wilhout oi inIhe TO START BNGIq _ en _ ne . • Tos _ t ac _ den0 _ e , pushpdmeUr ve ( S ) • Be sure rnowerts level and area arotmd oi _ es be _ e U , / ingto sta _ Use a rumpush , fll is dean . Thisstep is notusua _ necessmy . _ en • P , _ veenumoZcapandmto _ Urme sm _ g aneng _ whlchhasalreadyrunfor onu _ a few rninum . • Use20ozs . of oil . Fortypeandgradeo _ oi • Hold _ presence contrd bar down to to use , see " ENGINE " in IVl _ ntenance thehardeandpu _ startehrarde quic _ y . sec _ on of _ s manual . Do not allow starter rope to snap back . • Pour oil sk ) wly . Do notover lilL • Tostopee0m , r _ ease opemtorpe _ sence • Chec _ levelbefomeachuse . Addoili control bar . needed . RII to _ 11line on cSpsti _ NOTE : Incooler weather itmay be • To read proper levet , lighten engine oil cap necessary to repeat priming steps . In each lime . warmerweather over pdmin0 may cause • P . einstae , n0 _ noei capand , O _ ten . flooding and engine wifl not start . If you do • Changetheo _ afl _ evely25hoursof flood engine , wait a few minutes before operation oreach season . You may need attempting to start and do not repeat tochangetheoi moreo _ enunderdusty , priming steps . c _ rtcyondmons . 8
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MULCHING MOWING TIPS _ OWING TIPS Under certain conditions , such as very IMPORTANT : For best ll _ erfo _ , keep tall grass , it may be necessary to raise mower housingfree of built - upgrass and the height of cut to reduce pushing effort trash . See " Cleaning " in Maln [ enanca section of this manual . and to keep from overloading the engine and leaving clumps of grass clippings . It • The special mulchingblade will recutthe may also be necessary to reduce ground grass clippingsmany Umes and reduce speed and / or run the lawn mqwer over them in size so that as they fall onto the the area a second time . lawn they w11d1isperse into the grass and For extremely heavy cutting , reduce the not be noticed . Also , the mulched grasswill width of cut by overlapping previously cut blodegrade quiddy to provide nutrientsfor path and mow slowly . the lawn . Always mulch with your highest For better grass bagging and most engine ( blade ) speed as this willprovide the cutting conditions , the engine speed best recuttingaction of the blades . should be set in the fast position . • Avoid cuttingyour lawn when it is weL Wet When using a rear discharge lawn grass tends to form dumps and interferes mower in moist , heavy grass , clumps of with the mulching action . T _ best lime to cut grass may not enter the grass mow your lawn is the early afternoon . At catcher . Reduce ground speed ( pushing this time the grass has dried and the newly speed ) and / or run the lawn mower over cut area will not be exposed to the direct the area a second time . • sun . If a trail of'clippings is left on the right • For best resuits , adjust the lawn mower side of a rear discharge mower , mow in a cuttingheight so that the lawn mower cuts clockwise direction with a small overlap off only the top one - third of the grass blades . to collect the clippings on the next pass . Ifthe lawn is overgrown it will be necessary Pores in cloth grass catchers can to raise the heightof cut to reduce pushing become filled with dirt and dust with use effortand to keep from overloadingthe and catchers will collect less grass . To engine and leaving clumps of mulched prevent this , regularly hose catcher off grass . For extremely heavy mulching , with water and let dry before using . reduce your width of cut by overlapping Keep top of engine around starter clear previouslycut path and mow slowly . and clean of grass clippings and chaff . • Certain types of grass and grassconddJons This will help engine air flow and extend may require that an area be mulched a engine life . second time to completely hide the dippingsW . hendoinga secondcut , mow across or perpendicular to the first cutpath . • ChangeyourcuWngpatternfromweekto week . Mow northto south one week then change to east to west the next week . This will help prevent matting and greJningof the lawn . / 3 9
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MA , NTENANCESC . EDULE FILL IN DATES _ _ _ , , , , _ o " . _ . _ " _ J _ " G _ , / ^ _ u / _ _ _ _ , _ , / c . , _ u _ DATES CheckforLoose Fasteners l / I , / CleanlinspantGrass Catcher M cleanLawnMower ( Power . Propelled Mowers ) ! / O Clean UnderDriveCover Check ddve belt / pulleys li / RE ( Power - PropelledMowers ) Check / Sharpen / ReplaceBlade _ = LubricationChart I _ CleanBattery / Rasberge IE _ c st _ Mow _ I v ' _ ' , NEc _ F _ J _ o , L _ t I / ChangeEngleeOa I _ 1 ? clean AirRller _ InspectMuffler N clean er Replece Spad ( Plug Replace AirFilterPaperCerlddge z GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS LUBRICATION CHART The warranty on this lawn mower does not ( _ Wheelter cover items that have been subjected to adjus ( _ ) Engine oil operator abuse or negligence . To receive full value from the warranty , operator must maintain mower as instructed in this manual . Some adjustments will need to be made periodically to properly maintain your unit . All adjustments in the Service and Adjustments section of this manual should be checked at least once each season . • Once a year , replace the spark plug , Brake replace air filter element and check sprig blade for wear . A new spark plug and clean / new air filter element assures ( _ ) Rear doorbrack _ proper air - fuel mixture and helps your hinge ( _ Handle bracket engine run better and last longer . mountingpin • Follow the maintenance schedule in this manual . BEFORE EACH USE ( _ ) Referto Maintenance " ENGINE " sec _ on . • Check engine oil level . • Check for loose fasteners . IMPORTANT : Do not oUor grease plasl _ LUBRICATION _ ee _ bea _ ngs _ . 4scouUsxicar _ _ " _ attract Keep unit well lubdcated ( See " LUBRICA - dusatnderr _ atw = shor _ ther _ eo _ _ es _ f TION CHART ' ) . u _ o _ ngbea _ ngfsfy , ouf _ theymusbte lubricated , use only a dry , powdered graphite typetubdcasnpt a _ nCy . 10
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PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS MODEL NUMBER 917.377543 SERIAL NUMBER DATE OF PURCHASE - IORSEPOWER : 6.5 31SPLACEMENT : 11.5 CU . IN . GASOLINE CAPACITY / TYPE : 1.25 QUARTS UN5LEADED REGULAR OIL TYPE ( API - SF / SG / SH ) : SAE 30 ( ABOVE 32 ° F ) SAE 5W - 30 ( BELOW 32 ° F ) OIL CAPACITY : 20 OZS . SPARK PLUG ( GAP : . 030 " ) CHAMPION RJ19LM OR J19LM VALVE CLEARANCE : INTAKE : . 004 - . 008 EXHAUST : . 004 - . 008 SOLID'STATE IGNITION AIR GAP : . 0125 IN . BLADE BOLT TORQUE : 35 - 40 FT . LBS . The model and serial numbers will be found on a decal attached to the roar of the lawn mower housing . Record both serial number and date of purchase in space provided above . LAWN MOWER clockwise . Always obselve safety rules when performing • Remove blade and attaching hardware any maintenance . ( bolt , lock washer and hardened TIRES washer ) . • Keep tiresfroe of gasoline , oil , or insect NOTE : Remove the blade adapter and controlchemicals which can haml rubber . check the key inside hub of blade adapter . • Avoidstumpss , tonesd , eaprutss , harp The key must be in good condition to work objectsand other hazards that may cause properly . Replace adapter if damaged . tirodamage . TO REPLACE BLADE BLADE CARE • Position the blade adapter on the engine For best results , mower blade must be crankshaft . Be sure key in adapter and kept sharp . Replace bent or damaged crankshaft keyway are aligned . blades . • Position blade on the blade adapter TO REMOVE BLADE aligning the two ( 2 ) holes in the blade • Disconnect spark plug wire from spark with the raised lugs on the adapter . plug and place wire where it cannot • Be sure the trailing edge of blade come in contact with spark plug . ( opposite sharp edge ) is up toward the • Tum lawn mower on its side . Make sure engine . air filter and carburetor are up . • Install the blade bolt with the lock • Use a wood block between blade and washer and hardened washer into blade mower housing to prevent blade from adapter and crankshaft . turning when removing blade bolt . • Use block of wood between blade and • Protect your hands with gloves and / or lawn mower housing and tighten the wrap blade with heavy cloth . blade bolt , turning clockwise . • Remove blade bolt by turning counter - • The recommended tlghteniqg torque is 35 - 40 ft . Ibs . 11
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IMPORTANTB : ladeboltis grade8heat • Remove any trash or grass cuttings from inside the dust cover , pinion and / or drive treated . wheel gear teeth . , TOSHARPEN BLADE • Put wheels back in place . NOTE : We do not recommend sharpening If after cleaning , the d _ ive wheels do not blade - but if you do , be sure the blade is turn freely , contact your nearest balanced . authorized service center . Care should be taken to keep the blade GEAR CASE balanced . An unbalanced blade will cause • To keep your drive system working eventual damage to lawn mower or properly , the gear case and area around engine . the drive should be kept clean and free • The blade can be sharpened with a file of trash build - up . Clean under the drive or on a grinding wheel . Do not attempt cover twice a season . to sharpen while on the mower . • The gear case is filled with lubricant to • To check blade balance , drive a nail into the proper level at the factory . The only a beam or wall . Leave about one inch of time the lubricant needs attention is if the straight nail exposed . Place center service has been performed on the gear hole of blade over the head of the nail . case . If blade is balanced , it should remain in • If lubricant is required , use only Texaco a horizontal position . If either end of the Starplex Premium 1 Grease , Part No . blade moves downward , sharpen the 750369 . Do not substitute . heavy end until the blade is balanced . ENGINE Blade Crank shaft keyway LUBRICATION Use only high quality detergent oil rated Blade with API service classification SF , SG or SH . Selectthe oil's SAE viscosity grade according to your expected operating temperature . Crank SAEVkSCOSITYGP , _ J _ S bolt shaft Lock Blade washer Hardened edge adapter washer GRASS CATCHER • Thegrasscatchemr aybehosedwHh NOTE : Although multi - viscosity oils water , but must be dry when used . ( 5W30 , 10W30 etc . ) improve starting in • Check your grass catcher orion for damage cold weather , these multi - viscosity oils or deterioration . Through normal use it will wear . ncatchenr eedsrapladng , replace will result in increased oil consumption only wi _ a manufacturer approved when used above 32 ° F . Check your replacement catcber . Give the tawn mower engine oil level more frequently to avoid model number when ordering . possible engine damage from running low on oH . DRIVE WHEELS Check front drive wheels each time before Change the oil after every 25 hours of you mow to be sure they move freely . operation or at least once a year if the The wheels not tuming freely means trash , lawn mower is not used for 25 hours in grass cuttings , etc . are in the drive wheel one year . area and must be cleaned to free drive Check the crankcase o'd level before wheels ; starting the engine and after each five If necessary to clean the drive wheels , check both front wheels . ( 5 ) hours of continuous use . Tighten oil • Remove hubcaps , hairpin cotters and plug securely each time you check the washers . oil level . • Remove wheels from wheel adjusters . 12
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MUFFLER TOCHANGEENGINEOIL Inspect and replace cog _ led muffler as it NOTE : Beforetippinglawnmowerto drain could create a fire hazard and / or damage . oil , drainfueltankbyrunningengineuntil SPARK PLUG fuel tank is empty . Change your spark plug each year to make • Disconnect spark plugwire from spark plug your engine start easier and mn better . Set and place wire where it cannot come in spark gapat . 030inch . contacwtithsparkplug . CLEANING • Remove engine oil cap ; lay aside on a dean IMPORTANT : For best performance , keep surface . mower housing free of built - up grass and • Tip lawn mower on its side as shown and trash . Clean the underside of your mower drain oil into a suitable container . Rock lawn after each use . mower back and forth to remove any oil & , CAUTION : Disconnect spark plug wire trapped inside of engine . from spark plug and place wire where it • W ' _ oeoff any spillad oil on lawn mower and cannot come in contact with the spark on side of engine . plug . • Fillengine wi _ oil . Fillonly to _ " FULL " • Tum lawn mower on its side . Make sure air line on the crq0etick . DO NOT oveditl . • Replace engine oilcap . filter and carburetor are up . Clean the • Reconnect spark plug wire to spark plug . underside of your lawn mower by scraping to remove build - up of grass and trash . \ • Clean engine oftan to keep trash from accumulating . A dogged engine runs hotter and shortens engine life . Container • Keap finished surfaces and wheels free d all gasoline , oil , etc . AIR RLTER • We de not recommend usinga garden hose to clean lawn mower unless the Your engine will not run properly and may be damaged by using a dirty air filter . electricalsystem , muffler , air filterand Replace the air filter every year , more carburetorare covered to keep water out . often if you mow in very dusty , dirty Water in engine can result inshortened conditions . Do not wash air filter . engine life . CLEAN UNDER DRIVE COVER TO CHANGE AIR FILTER Clean under drive cover at least twice a • Remove the air filter by turning clock - season . Scrape underside of cover with putty wise to the stop and pull away from knife or similartool to remove any build - up of collar . trash or grass on underside of drive cover . • Remove filter from inside of cover , • Clean the inside of the cover and the collar to remove any dirt accumulation . • Insert new filter into cover . • Put air filter Cover and filter into collar aligning the tab with the slot . • Push in on cover and turn counterclock - wise to tighten . Collar Tum to Remove Slot Tum Counter - Air Filter Tab Air Filter Clockwise to Cover Tighten 13
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• Remove the • rope guide from the ACAUTION : Before performing any upper handle service and adjustments : • Remove hairpincotters • Release control bar and stop engine . • Disconnect the lower handle from the • Make sure the blade and all moving handle brackets . parts have completely stopped . • Tum the handle over and reassemble the • Disconnect spark plug wire from spark hairpincotters that have been removed . plug and place where it cannot come • Reassemble the starter rope guide . in contact with plug . • Reassemble the controlsand the operator LAWN MOWER presence control ber to the upper handle . TO ADJUST CLrI'nNG HEIGHT & CAUTION : The operator presence See " tO ADJUST CUTTING HEIGHT " inthe control bar must pivot freely to permit Operation seclion of thismanual . blade brake engagement when control bar REAR DEFLECTOR is released . Do not over tighten the • The rear deflector , attached between the rear fasteners holding the controls to the upper wheels of your lawn mower , is providedto handle . minimize the possibilitythat objectswill be • To change from medium low to high thrownout the rear of the lawn mower into the positiononly _ upper handle section will operators mowing position . If the rear have to be turned over . deflectorbeco " Fl _ damaged , it shouldbe " • To change from rnedium lowto low position , replaced only the lower handle section will have to be TO REMOVE / REPLACE DRIVE BELT turned over . • Remove drive cover . Remove belt by Shippingposition pushingdown on gear case pulleyand roll beltoff Medium low • Turn lawn mower on its side with carburetor and fuel cap up . • Remove blade . • Remove debds shield • Remove belt from engine pulley on crankshaft . mhigh • Installnew belt by reversing above steps . • Always use factory approved belt to assure fit and long life . o . ve \ OW Belt _ wPushn do f TO ADJUST HANDLE Your lawn mower handle can be raised or lowered for your mowing comfort . Four ( 4 ) Lower handle positions are available : high , medium high , medium low and low . Handles are shipped mounted in the medium low position . • To change from medium low to medium high position , the upper and lower handle Squeeze to sectbns will have to be fumed over . remove • Remove the cable dips . • Remove the controlsand operator presence control bar from the upper handle . Hairpinclip Handle bracket 14
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Sewn ENGINE SPEED Tubular frame herp Your engine speed has been factory set . Do not attempt to increase engine speed or it may result in personalinjury . If you believe that the engine is runningtoo fast or too slow , take your lawn mower to an authorized service center for repair and adjustment . CARBURETOR Yourcarburetor has a non - adjustablefixed main jet for mixture control . If yourengine Sewn hem lid does not operate propedy due to sus - pected carburetor problems , take your lawn mower to an authorized service Lowerframe center for repair and / or adjustment . ( Framese TO ASSEMBLE GRASS CATCHER must b • Insert leg of tubular frame through front fut _ i opening of grass catcher and thread seated ) frame into sewn hem of bag . NOTE : Keep bag hem gathered on the ! straight leg of the tubular frame . • When frame comes out the other end of sewn hem . immediately work the end of Tubularframe frame down inside the bag as shown in inset , • Slide sewn hem evenly around the tubular frame until both ends of frame are exposed out of the front opening . Lower frame handle • Assemble lower frame to tubular frame as shown . Be sure handle is outside of bag and frames are fully seated as shown in Inset . • Slip vinyl bindings over frame . NOTE : If vinyl bindings are too stiff , hold them in warm water for a few minutes . If bag gets wet , let it dry before using . • Close the flip lid . Rip lid must be closed while operating lawn mower . & , CAUTION : Do not run your lawn mower without clipping deflector or approved grass catcher in place . Never attempt to operate the lawn mower with the rear door removed or propped open . 15
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controlbar Immediateplyrepareyourlawnmower for handle storage at the end of the season or ifthe unit Foldforward will not be used for 30 days or . more . for storage LAWN MOWER When lawn mower is to be stored for a period of time , clean itthoroughly , remove all dirt , Fold grease , leaves , etc . Store in a dean , dry area . backward • Clean entire lawn mower ( See " CLEANING " in the Maintenance section of this manual ) . Mowingposition • Lubricate as shown inthe Maintenance section of this manual . • Be sum that ail nuts , belts , screws , and pins ENGINE are securely fastened . Inspect moving FUEL SYSTEM parts for damage , breakage and wear . IMPORTANT : It is importantto prevent gum Replace if necessary . depositsfrom formingin essential fuel system • Touch up all rusted or chipped paint parts such as carburetor , f fuel filter , fuel hose surfaces ; sand lightlybefore painting . or tank during storage . Also , experience HANDLE indicatesthat alcohol blended fuels ( called You can fold your lawn mower handle for gasohol or using ethanol or methanol ) can storage . attract moisture which leads to separation and • Squeeze the bottom ends of the lower formation of acids during storage . Acidicgas handle toward each other untilthe lower can damage the fuel system of an engine handle clears the handle bracket , then while instorage . move handle forward . • Drain the fueltank . • Loosen upper handle mounting belts • Start the engine and let it run untilthe fuel enough to allow upper handle to be folded lines and carburetorare empty . back . • Never use engine orcarburetor cleaner IMPORTANT : When foldingthe handle for productsin the fuel tank or permanent storage or transportation , be sure to fold the damage may occur . handle as shown oryou any damage the • Use fresh fuel next season . controlcables . NOTE : Fuel stabilizeris an acceptable • When setting up your handle fromthe aitemative in minimizingthe formation of fuel storage position , the lower handle will gum depositsduringstorage . Add stabilizerto automatically lock into _ mowing position . gasoline in fuel tank or storage container . Always fellow the mix ratiofound on stabilizer Lower container . Run engine at least 10 minutes handle after adding stabilizerto allow the stabilizerto reach the carburetor . Do not drain the gas Squeeze tofold tank and carburetor if usingfuel stabilizer . bracket Hairpin cotter 16
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ENGINEOIL IfpossUe , storeyourunitindoorsandcover Drainoil 0Nithengine warm ) and replace with _ to _ ivepretecuf _ oonmd _ and _ dean engine oil . ( See " ENGINE " in the • Cover your unitwith a suitable protective cover that does not retain moisture . Donot Maintenance sectlen of thismanual ) CYMNDER use plastic . Plesticcannot breathe which allows condensaUonto form and will cause • Removseparpk _ g . • Pour one ounce ( 29 ml ) of oil through spark your unit to rust . IMPORTANT : Never cover mower while plugholeintocyr _ er . • PuWstarter handle slowly a few times to engine and exhaust areas are slillwarm . distribute oil . ACAUTION : Never store the lawn mower • Replece with new spark plug . with gasoline in the tank inside a building OTHER where fumes may reach an open flame or • Do notstore gasoline from one season to spark . Allow the engine to cool before ano _ r . storing in any enclosure . • Replace your gasoline can if your can stads to rust . Rust and / or dirt inyour gasoline will caLISe problems . TROUBLESHOOTING CHART PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION Doesn _ start • Dirty airfilter . • Clean / replace airfilter . • Out of fuel . • RII fuel tank . • Stale fuel . • Drain tank and reBIwith fresh clean fuel . • Waterinfuoi , • Drain fuel tank and casburetorand refilltank withfresh gasoline . • Sparkp _ gwireis • Connecwt iretoplug . • Badsparpk _ g . • Replacseparpklug , • Looee blade or brokan blade • T _ htenbledeboitor adapter , replacbeladeadapter . • Controlbar in released • Deprescsont _ herto posen , handle . • Control bar defec _ ve . - ReplaceconVobl ar . 17
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART CAUSE CORRECTION PROBLEM • Rearoflawnmowerhousing • Set to " H ' _ her Cut " Lossof power potion . = t orcuttingbladedragging inheaWgrass . • Cutting too much grass . • Set to ' Higher Cut " position . • Dirty air filter . • ClearVreplace airflltor . • Clean underside of mower • Buildup of grass , leaves , end trash under mower . housing . • Check oillevel . • Too much oil in engine . • Waiking speed too fast . • Cut at slowar waiking speed . Poor cut - uneven • Wom , bent or loose blade . • Repasebk _ de . ' r _ nte _ blade boil • Set allwheels at same • Wheel heights uneven . hekjht • Cleen underside of • Bul _ p of grass , leaves end trash under mowar . mowahr ousing . Excessive • Worn , bent or loose blade . • Replace blade . T _ jhten vibration blade bolt . • Contact an authorized • Bunt engine crankshaft . servicecenter . Startar rope hard • Engine flywheel brake is on • Depress control bar to when controlbar is released . to pull upper handle before pullingstarterrope . • Contact an authorized • Bent engine crankshaft . . servicecenter . • Bade adapter broken . • Replace blade adapter . • Move lawn mower to cut • Blade dragging in grass . grass or to hard surface to startengine . Grass catcher • Cuttingheighttoolow . • RaL _ ceut , nhg _ ght • Lifton blade wornoff . not filling ( ' ifso • Replace blade . equipped ) • Catchernotventingair . • Clean grass catcher . Hardto push • Grass is too highor v / neel • Paisecuttinghaight . heightis too low . • Rear of lewn mower • Raise rear of lewn mower housingor blade dragging housingone ( 1 ) seffing ingrass . higher . • Grass catcher too full . • Empty grass catcher . • Handleheighpt ositionnot • Adjushtandlheoig _ to suit . r _ htforyou 18
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ROTARY LAWN MOWER - - MODEL NO . 917.377543 GEAR CASE ASSEMBLY PART NUMBER 702511 17 14 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION I 17490416 TappingScrew 1 / 4 - 20 x 9 137074 DriveShaft 1 - 1 / 4 10 57079 HardenedWesher 2 137055X004 EngagementBracket 11 131484 Clutch Yoke 3 137053 Shifter 12 700343 Bushblg 4 57072 Seal 13 86447 Pluglical 6 48373 GearCase Halves lot 14 137050 He Gear ( IncludesKey Nos . 4 , 5 , 15 750436X ClutchJaw and 7 ) 16 750369 Grease 7 77881 Beating 17 12000003 E - Ring - 8 137051 Worm Shaft 18 850848 H _ Pro Key 19 81585X004 SpringBracket NOTE : All componentdimensions given in U . S . inches . 1 inch = 25.4 mm 37
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ROTARY LAWN MOWER MODEL NUMBER 917.377543 13 27 28 12 41
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ROTARY LAWN MOWER MODEL NUMBER 917.377543 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIFqlON NO . NO . DESCRIP'nON 1 165451X479 Upper Handle 41 61504069 Hex Head Thread RollingScrew 5 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 8 2 156577 EngineZone ControlCable 44 1617 Lawn Mower Housing ( Incl . Key # 14 , 15 , 51 ) 4 150425 Mulcher Plug 46 851514 Blade Adapter 5 66426 WireTie 47 157101 Blade 22 " 6 136376 Handle Knob 48 851074 HardenedWasher 8 145793 ControlBar 49 850263 Helical Washer 3 / 8 - 24 x 1 - 3 / 8 Gr . 8 9 151023 Rear Door Kit 50 851084 Hex Head MachineScrew 3 / 8 - 24 x 1 - 3 / 5 Gr . 8 10 128415 Pop Rivet 51 165548 FrontBaffle 11 15005012505 Self TappingScrew # 10 - 24 x 5 / 8 52 85463 Danger Decal 12 8TD5 Hex TsppingScreww / Seres 114 - 20x 1 / 2 55 751592 Locknut 3 / 8 - 16 13 77400 • HubcapPlatele 56 9886523 HingeScrew 1 / 4 - 20x 1 - 1 / 4 14 156374X479 Backe 57 517 HairpinCotler 15 700365X479 Sid Baff 58 157081X479 Lower Handle 16 1331gOX4799 DischargeBeffie 59 131959 HandleBolt 17 140661 ) ( 47 Baffle 61 11320012 Rope iGuideeld 18 63601540 Kepa Locknut1 / 4 - 20 62 1346 DebrisSh 20 140 Rear Skirt 64 ° o . ° . . Engine - ( See Breakdown ) 22 85543 Engine Pulley Tecumseh ModelNo . 143.996510 23 87677 Hi - Pro Key # 505 - - 81610580 WarningDecal ( NotShown ) 25 83923 Hex Flange Nut - - 1660 Owner'sManual ( English / Spanish ) 27 151158 WheellderB _ Shou t 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 28 14 _ ' 485 Availableaccessories not includedwithlawn mower : 6233 BeUevllleWasher - - 71 33303 ClippingDeflector 30 1459 _ LSXO04 / ude Ann - . 71 33623 Gas Can ( 2.5 gal . ) 31 701037 Selector Knob - - 71 33500 Fuel Stabilizer 32 700331X004 Selector Sprig - - 71 33300 SAE 30W Oil ( 20 oz . ) 34 146630 Spacer - - 71 33417 DustShield 35 700325X007 Wheel AdjustingBracket - - 71 33316 Mower Cover 37 150078 Thread CuttingScreww / serns 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 - - 71 33723 High Wheel Kit 39 151512X479 Hand _ Bncket AsNmbly ( Left ) 40 151511X479 Ha _ e Omd _ _ mb _ y ( FUght )
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ROTARY LAWN MOWER MODEL NUMBER 917.377543 11 14
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ROTARY LAWN MOWER MODEL NUMBER 917.377543 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRUrnON DdveCover 1 145755 Con _ o _ Cable AI _ 28 lS40QO 31 018201062 Hex Flange Nut 3 7Sli r : Q Lodmut # 10 - 24 32 1 _ 17 Ddve Puhy 4 21587557 Psn Held Maddne 8crew 114x 2.12 35 161821 S 1465 V - Belt GearCm Ammbly 6 150495 8pdngRetainer 38 70Q _ 11 37 1370001 8 77400 Hubcap " 38 ( 13 _ 0 Nut 9 148212 s _ ngnsg 11 151156 Assembly 41 151EL10 AdjusterAssembly ( RSght ) 12 12000058 E - FUng S3 144747 Frlme 13 137054 ill Pinion 54 2166069 14 88080 Dult Cover 55 8601 15 88118 Felt Wuhet 57 144748 a _ Tube 16 67725 Washer 1 / 2x 1 - 1 / 2 x . 134 18 701037 Sek _ or Knob 26 143e03 Pin Head Tapping8crow # 10 - 24 x 2 - 3 / 4
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CRAFTSMAN 4 - CYCLE ENGINE • . MODEL NO . 143.996510 301 2OO 4OO 130 126 120 119 416 125 19 182 , 186 1821i 2 _ 245 25O 42
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CRAFTSMAN 4 - CYCLE ENGINE MODEL NO . 143.996510 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRII _ ON 1 37266 Cylinder ( | ncl . 2,20 & 150 ) 169 36783 " Valve Cover Gasket 2 26727 Dowel Pin 172 36784 Valve Cover 6 33734 Breather Element 174 30200 Screw , 10 - 24 x 9 / 16 " 7 36557 BreatherASS " / . ( Incl . 6 & 12A ) 178 29752 Nut & LockWasher , 1 / 4 - 28 12 36775 BreatherTube 182 6201 Screw , 1 / 4 - 28 x 7 / 8 " 12A 36558 BreatberCover & Tube ( Incl . 184 26756 * Cerbureto ( To Intake Pipe 12B ) Gasket 12B 36694 BreatherTube Elbow 185 36785 Intake rPipeLink 14 28277 Washer 186 32653 Governo 15 30589 Governer Rod ( incl . 14 ) 189 650839 Screw , 1 / 4 - 20 x 3 / 8 " 16 34839A GovernorLever 191 36559A S . E . BrakeBracket ( Incl . 195 ) 17 31335 GovernorLever Clamp 195 610973 Terminal 18 651018 Screw , TorxT - 15 , 8 - 32 x 19 / 64 " 207 34336 ThroftleUnk 19 36281 ExtensionSpdng 216 33086 R . P . M . AdjustingLever 20 32600 O11Seal 223 6504,51 Screw , 114.20x 1 " 30 35801 Crankshaft 224 36786 • Intake PipeGasket 40 40 ( _ 7 Piston0Pin & Ring Set ( Std . ) 238 650932 Screw , I0 - 32 x 49 / 84 " 40028 Piston , Pin & Ring Set ( . 01 ( Y ' 239 34338 * Air Cleaner Gasket OS ) 241 36919 AirCleaner Collar 41 40025 Piston & Pin Ass'y . ( Std . ) ( Incl . 245 36905 Air Cleaner FIItm 43 ) 250 36 _ 0 Air Qean _ COv _ 40 ( 126 Piston & Pin Ass'y . ( . 010 " OS ) 260 369e0 Blower xHouslng ( Ind . 43 ) 261 30 _ 00 Screw , 10 - 24 9 / 16 " 42 40006 Ring Set ( Std . ) 262 650831 Screw , 1 / 4.20 x I / 2 " 40007 Ring Set ( . 010 " OS ) 263A 36821 Starter Grill 43 20381 PistonPM RetainingRing 275 36790A Muffler 45 36777 ConnectlngRod Ass'y . ( Incl . 277 650988 Screw , I14 . 20 x 2 - 5 / 16 " 46 ) 285 35000A Starter Cup32 46 32610A ConnectingRod BOR 287 650926 Screw , 8 - x 21 / 64 " 48 27241 Valve Lifter 290 29774 Fuel Line 50 36778 Camshaft ( MCR ) 292 26460 Fuel Line xClamp 52 29914 Oil PumpAss'y . 298 28763 Screw , 10 - 32 35 / 64 " 69 35261 * MounUngFisnge Gasket 300 36916 Fuel Tank ( Incl . 292 & 301 ) 70 34311E MounUngFlange ( Ind . 72 thru 301 36246 Fuel CapTube 83,306 ) 305 35647 Oil Ril 72 30572 Oil Drain Plug ( Incl . 73 ) 306 36996 ° " O ' - Ring 73 28833 Drain Plug Gasket 307 35499 " O ' - , Ring 75 27897 Oil Seal 309 650562 Screw 10 - 32 x 1 / 2 " 80 30574A GovernorShaft 310 35648 Di _ 81 30590A Washer 313 34080 Spacer 82 30591 GovernorGear Ass'y . ( Ind . 81 ) 325 37152 , Spdngw , 83 30588A GovernorSpool 347 651038 Scre 10 - 32 x 51 / 64 " 86 650488 Screw , 1 / 4 - . 20x 1 - 114 " 370A 36261 Lupdce _ onDecal 89 611004 Flywheel Key 370C 37199 PrimerDecal 90 611112 Flywheel 380 640174 Carburetor ( Incl . 184 ) 92 650815 Bellevlb Washer 390 580739 Rewind Sterter 93 650816 Flywheal NUt 400 36792B Gasket Set ( IncLItems 100 344438 Solid State Igni _ on Marked " ) 101 610118 Spark Plug Cover 416 36085 SparkArrastorKit ( lasL 417 ) 103 651007 Screw , TorxT - 15 , ( Optional ) 10.24 x 15 / 16 " 417 _ 1 So'ew , 10.32 x 1 / 2 " ( Op _ , ocel ) 110 37047 GroundWire 900 - - - - ReplacementEngine NONE 119 36787 " Cyllnde ( Head Gasket 900 - - - - ReplacementS / B 750832A , 120 36825 Cyftrd , er Head erder horn 71 - 999 125 37288 ExhaustValve ( Std . ) ( IncL151 ) - - - - RPM I ! _ gh2900 to 3200 126 37289 Intske Valve ( Std . ) ( IncL 151 ) 130 6021A Somw , 5 / 16 - 18 x 1 - 1 / 2 " NOTE : This englea ceuld have bean bulftwith5907no 135 35.395 ResistorSpark Plug ( RJ19LM ) starter ) . 150 31672 Valve Spring 161 31673 Valve Spf _ Cap NOTE : Ail cemponent dlmer " , _ iormg _ lenIn U . S . Indlas 151A 40017 Intake Valve Seal I inch = 25A mm 43
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CRAFTSMAN 4 - CYCLE ENGINE MODEL NO . 143.996510 ( _ - - 37 44
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CRAFTSMAN 4 - CYCLE ENGINE MODEL NO . 143.996510 KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION - - - - 640174 Carburetor ( Incl . 184 of Engine PartsList ) 1 631615 ThrottleShaft & LeverAssembly 2 631767 ThrottleRetum Spdng 4 631184 • Dust Seal Washer 5 76311830 • Dust Seal ( Throttle ) 6 6400 ThrottleShutter 7 06505067 * ShutterScrew 16 6318 Fuel Fitting 17 651025 Throttle Crack Screw / IdleSpeedScrew 18 630766 TensionSpring 20 640018 Idle Fl _ lrl _ Screw 20A 640053 Idle Resll _ l _ S _ ' _ Clip 25 631867 Float 27 631024 * FloatShalt 28 632019 Float 29 631028 " Float Bowl _ Ring 30 631021 • Inlet Needle , Sasl , & Clip { Incl . 31 ) 31 5631022A SpringClip 35 3604 Primer Bulb / Retainer Ring 36 640080 Main Nozzle Tube 36A 632766 CarburetorTube 37 632547 • " O " Ring , MainNozzle Tube 40 0640175A48 High Speed BowlNut 44 271107 BowlNut Washer 47 63 • Welch Plug , Idle MixtureWellnt 48 631027 • Welch Plug , AtmosphericVe 48A 631027 • Welch Plug 60 632760 Repairkit ( Ind . ItemsMarked * ) 45
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CRAFTSMAN 4 - CYCLE ENGINE MODEL NO . 143.996510 - - 11 13 KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION - - m 59O7O2 RecoiSl tarter 12 5905ggA SpringPin ( Ind . 4 ) 95906006 Washer 3 5906 Retainer 4 59O6O1 Washer 5 5,9O697899 B _ ke gSpring 6 59069670O03351 s _ Do 78 O59OO9O7570 DogSpring 595599O Pul _ & Rew _ S _ ng Ass ' , / . 11213 HousingAss'y . ( 40degreegrommet ) 1 StartmR " ope ( 98 " X9 / 64 " d _ a . ) 5 StarterHandle 46
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CRAFTSMAN 4 . - CYCLE ENGINE MODEL NO . 143.996510 _ 14 12 / 13 roll KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION _ n 590739 Rewind Starter 3 59074O Retainer 6 15906167 StarterDog _ 7 5906 Dog , Sp ng 8 590618A Puney & P , e _ nd springAss'y 11 59O638 Starter HousingAss'yt ) ( 4Odegree gromme 12 59O535 Starter Rope ( Length 98 " x 9 / 64 " d _ . ) 13 590701 Stalter Handle 14 59O76O Slx _ C _ 47
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Fortherepairor replacemenptartsyouneed delivereddirectlytoyourhome Call7am - 7 pm , 7 days a week 1 - 800 - 366 - PART ( 1 - 800 - 366 - 7278 ) Para ordenar plezas con entrega a domicilio - 1 - 800 - 656 - 7084 For in - house major brand repair service Call 24 hours a day , 7 days a week 1 - 800 - 4 - REPAIR ( 1 - 800 - 473 - 7274 ) Pare pedir eervioio de reparaci6n a domloillo - 1 - 800 - 676 - 5811 For the location of a Sears Parts and Repair Center in your area Call 24 hours a day , 7 days a week 1 - 800 - 488 - 1222 For information on purchasing a Sears Maintenance Agreement or to Inquire about an existing Agreement Call 9 am - 5 pro , Monday - Saturday mmmmmmm HKHHHH 1 - 800 - 827 - 6655 When requesting ser _ ce or ordedng parts , always provide the following information : • Product Type • Part Number • Model Number • Part Description $ t J S America's Repair Speciansts 166080 REV . 1 02.12.99 VB / SV / VB Pdnted in U . S . A .
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033623 Gas can (2.5 gal.)
033500 Fuel stabilizer
033303 Clipping deflector
033300 Sae 30w oil (20 oz.)
0166080 Owner's manual (english/ spanish)
0161058 Warning decal
033723 High wheel kit
033417 Dust shield
033316 Mower cover
1165451X479 Upper handle
10128415 Blind rivet
11150050 Hxtap screw
12STD512505 Hex tapping screw w/sems 1/4-20 x 1/2
1377400 Hub cap
14156374X479 Back Plate
15700365X479 Side baffle
16133190X479 Baffle
17140661X479 Rear baffle
1863601 Keps locknut 1/4-20
2156577 Engine zone control cable
20140540 Rear skirt
2285543 Engine pulley
2387677 High - pro key
2583923 Lock nut
27151158 Rear Wheel
28142748 Bolt
2962335 Washer
30145935X004 Axle arm
31701037 Knob, selector, spring
32700331X004 Spring
34146630 Height spacer
35700325X007 Bracket
37150078 Thread cutting screw with sems 5/16-18 x 3/4
39151512X479 Handle bracket
4150425 Mulcher plug
40151511X479 Handle bracket
41150406 Screw, hex head, threaded, rolled 3/8-16 x 1 - 1/8
44161769 Lawn mower housing (incl. key #14,15,51)
46851514 Blade adapter
47157101 Blade 22"
48851074 Washer
49850263 Lock washer
566426 Wire tie
50851084 Screw
51165548 Front baffle
5285463 Decal
55751592 Locknut 3/8-16
5688652 Hinge screw
5751793 Hairpin
58157081X479 Handle
59131959 Handle bolt
6136376 Handle knob
61132001 Rope guide
62134612 Debris shield
64N/P Engine tecumseh model no. 143.996510
8145793 Control bar
9151023 Rear Rear door assembly kit
1145755 Control cable assembly
11151156 Wheel and tire assembly
1212000058 External e-ring
13137054 Pinion
1488080 Cover, duct wheel
1588118 Washer
1667725 Washer
18701037 Knob, selector, spring
26143603 Pan head tapping screw no. 10-24 x 2-3/4
28154990 Drive cover
3751152 Locknut #10-24
31132010 Hex flange nut
32137052 Drive pulley
35151521 Adjuster
36702511 Gear case assembly
37137090 Spring
3863601 Nut
4158755 Screw, machine, pan head 1/4-20 x 2-3/16
4075192 Spring
41151520 Kit, wheel adjuster, rh (includes knob and bear...
5146527 V-belt
53144747 Frame
54166069 Grass bag
5586012 Driveshaft cover
57144748 Frame
6150495 Spring . retainer
877400 Hub cap
9145212 Hex nut