Small engine Champion spark plug (RJ19LM). If the engine does not start, the spark plug may be defective. The spark plug should be replaced periodically during regular maintenance.
Briggs & Stratton Original Equipment 498260 Carburetor Overhaul Kit. If the carburetor is clogged, the engine won't get enough fuel. As a result, the engine may not start or may run poorly.
MTD flange lock nut, 5/16-18.
Small engine recoil starter assembly. This item includes the pulley and spring. The recoil starter engages the drive cup on the flywheel to start the engine when pulled.
Air cleaner gasket.
Ignition coil. The ignition coil sends voltage to the spark plug while the engine is running. If the ignition coil is defective, the engine may not start. If your engine was built before date code 101230xx, you will need to order a new Governor Arm see Related Items below.
Briggs & Stratton air vane spring.
MTD flange lock-nut, 1/4-20.
Carburetor needle & seat kit. Comes with installation instructions. The float needle allows fuel to enter the float bowl. If the float needle is stuck closed, the engine will not get fuel and thus will not start.
Fuel float kit for carburetor
Small engine carburetor bowl gasket.
Briggs & Stratton recoil starter kit. The recoil starter engages the drive cup on the flywheel to start the engine. If the recoil starter is defective, the engine may not start.
Screw (19/32" Long)
Recoil starter rope