This genuine black cap axle, also sometimes known as the dust cap, is around 2 inches in diamater and sold individually. Comprised of plastic, it is designed to keep debris out of the hub and axle of your lawn mower or garden tractor. Over time, your dust cap may become damaged or lost due to wear and tear. If this happens, dirt and debris can freely enter the axle and hub, causing damage.
This is an easy repair to make and does not require any tools. Just look for the cap axle on the rim of the wheel to make your repair.
Anthony from OLIVEHILL, TN
Wheel bushings were bad
Removed old clip removed rim from tractor, removed grease fitting on rim, took hammer and screw driver knocked out old bushing turned rim over knocked out other bushing. Press in new bushings reinstalled grease fitting slide tire back on tractor, put retaining washers on then locking clip put on dust cover grease at grease fitting. Repeat other side.Read more...
The Fuel Cap with retainer, often simply known just as the fuel cap, keeps fuel from splashing out of your tank and debris from entering it. Black in color, it is sold individually and made of plastic.
Because of everyday fatigue and wear, the cap can become damaged over time and must be replaced. You will know if it is time to replace your fuel cap if you notice visible damage or experience fuel leaking from it. You can make this repair by hand, just attach the cap directly back onto the fuel tank.
Most of our customers found this repair very easy.
Anthony from ST GEORGE, UT
Weak spark. Multiple fuel leaks/ no start.
Pull #25 torx 4mm screws until you find the ignition module. Replace it, use lock tight, gap with a paper credit card. Reassemble. Replace cap and fuel lines. Pump and pull till it blows the carb cleaner and Blaster out and starts.Read more...