Small Engines

The heart of outdoor power equipment, learn from our experts important small engine maintenance and repair projects to keep your machinery performing to its potential.

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    10 Things You Should Know About Gasoline

    Do you think premium gas is free of ethanol and the best choice for small engines? Do you ever treat your car to an occasional tank of premium because you think it cleans fuel injectors better and provides more power? If you've ever been confused by which gas to use and why, this story is for you. We consulted gasoline expert Fred Walas and he gave us the lowdown on regular vs. premium fuels, and answered all our burning questions about gasoline.

    Iridium Spark Plugs for Small Engines

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    How to Repair Small Engines: Cleaning the Carburetor

    Don't Google "small engine repair near me" the next time your lawnmower sputters. Learn how to do it yourself. Small...


    Keep Your Automotive Tools at Your Fingertips

    I really like my trusty rolling mechanic’s stool because it saves my knees when I work on cars and small...