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Kohler Lawn Mower Engine Governor Spring #1408914-S

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This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the governor spring on Kohler small engines, commonly found in Toro lawn mowers. The most common reason for replacing the governor spring is when it is worn out or broken, causing the engine to over-speed or run improperly.

All of the information in this governor spring replacement video is applicable to the following brands: Kohler, Toro

Tools used: needle-nose pliers

Step By Step Instructions

1
Before you replace the governor spring first make sure the engine has cooled.
2
Next, you should remove the wire and boot from the spark plug to prevent the engine from accidentally starting.
3
If still intact, use pliers to remove the old governor spring.
4
Install the new governor spring by inserting one end into the governor arm and the opposite end into the mounting bracket.
5
You can now reattach the wire and boot to the spark plug and confirm that the engine runs properly.
Description
This video provides step-by-step instructions for replacing the governor spring on Kohler small engines, commonly found in Toro lawn mowers. The most common reason for replacing the governor spring is when it is worn out or broken, causing the engine to over-speed or run improperly.

All of the information in this governor spring replacement video is applicable to the following brands: Kohler, Toro

Tools used: needle-nose pliers
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
Before you replace the governor spring first make sure the engine has cooled.
2
Next, you should remove the wire and boot from the spark plug to prevent the engine from accidentally starting.
3
If still intact, use pliers to remove the old governor spring.
4
Install the new governor spring by inserting one end into the governor arm and the opposite end into the mounting bracket.
5
You can now reattach the wire and boot to the spark plug and confirm that the engine runs properly.

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