Lawn Mower Repairs

Learn how to repair a mower with MTD lawn mower parts

Many lawn mower maintenance tasks and repairs can be done right at home. If you're someone who likes to handle repairs yourself, this makes maintaining your lawn mower simple and affordable. But how do you know what you need to do to fix the problem? Use our lawn mower troubleshooting tool to follow your problem back to its root cause and solution. Whether your engine won't start, you?re experiencing excessive vibration while operating the machine or the mower is discharging grass poorly, we'll let you know if you need to change the battery, adjust your cutting deck or replace your lawn mower blades. From walk-behind and riding lawn mowers to snow throwers and handheld equipment, our tool will get you started on the right repair.

How do I know what MTD lawn mower parts I need to make repairs?

Our troubleshooting tool should tell you what type of repair needs to be done, but you'll want to be certain you have the right parts number for your equipment before starting any lawn mower repair. So, when you know what's wrong with your machine, check with your Operator?s Manual to find the parts number you need. If you've misplaced your manual, visit our Owner's Center and enter your brand, model number and serial number to find a free, downloadable MTD mower manual. You can also order a printed version from our Customer Service Department for around $20.

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Where can I get help with my independent brand engine?

If you have one of our products that utilizes an independent brand engine, choose from the links below to connect to the service and support information for that engine brand.

How do I get what I need to make lawn mower repairs myself?

When making lawn mower repairs it's best to use Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) parts to ensure they fit properly and run smoothly. MTD Parts has all the equipment you need for regular maintenance and repair of your walk-behind or riding lawn mower. Once you have the proper part number for your repair, simply enter your model and part number into the Part Finder in the left navigation and we'll help you find the right one. Need tips on how to repair your lawn mower? Our Knowledge Center has helpful, step-by-step instructions for a variety of maintenance and repair tasks. Still have questions on finding the right part or how to repair your lawn mower? Use our Live Chat function to speak to a representative. Concerned you have a lawn mower repair you can't do yourself? Use our Service Locator to find a dealer nearby to take care of it for you!

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