Craftsman
Gas Walk-Behind Mower

Model #917388041 Craftsman gas walk-behind lawn mower

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    Lawn Mower Lock Nut, 3/8-in#39

    Engine/housing/wheel/handle/bag Diagram

    Lock nut

    Part #83923
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    Lawn Mower Blade#56

    Engine/housing/wheel/handle/bag Diagram

    Belt, 21-in

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    Lawn Mower Rear Skirt#21

    Engine/housing/wheel/handle/bag Diagram

    Skirt

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    Lawn Mower Handle Knob#14

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    Handle knob

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    Lawn & Garden Equipment Engine Oil, SAE 30, 20-oz

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    Lawn & garden equipment engine oil, 20-oz

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    Lawn Mower Bolt#6

    Engine/housing/wheel/handle/bag Diagram

    Handle bolt

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    Lawn & Garden Equipment Hex Head Bolt, 3/8-24 x 1-1/8-in#53

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    Lawn & garden equipment screw

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    Lawn Mower Zone Control Cable#11

    Engine/housing/wheel/handle/bag Diagram

    Control cable

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    Lawn Mower Wheel#37

    Engine/housing/wheel/handle/bag Diagram

    Lawn mower wheel assembly

    Part #151157
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    Lawn Mower Blade Adapter#57

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    Lawn mower blade adapter

    Part #184590
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    Symptoms for gas walk-behind mowers

    Choose a symptom to see related walk-behind mower repairs.

    Main causes: uneven wheel height settings, damaged wheel, dull or damaged cutting blade
    Main causes: damaged cutting blade, loose cutting blade, damaged flywheel key, engine needs tune up
    Main causes: dirty carburetor, bad spark plug, clogged air filter, engine choke problems, clogged gas cap vent
    Main causes: engine needs tune up, dirty or clogged carburetor, damaged flywheel key
    Main causes: drive control cable failure, worn or broken drive belt, bad transmission, broken drive wheel
    Main causes: stale gas, engine needs tune up, bad spark plug, dead battery, bad recoil starter, faulty safety switch, bad ignition coil

    Repair guides for gas walk-behind mowers

    These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your walk-behind lawn mower.

    March 1, 2016
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a lawn mower blade

    Check your lawn mower blade regularly and replaced it if it's bent or damaged.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     15 minutes or less
    How to replace a lawn mower ignition coil on an OHV engine

    Replace the ignition coil if it isn't sending electric current to the spark plug when you pull the recoil starter rope.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     30 minutes or less
    How to replace a lawn mower flywheel key on a flathead engine

    When you hit a hard object with your mower, the flywheel can shear to protect more expensive components. Learn how to replace this tiny but essential part.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     45 minutes or less

    Articles and videos common to all walk-behind mowers

    Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your walk-behind lawn mower.

    October 1, 2019

    Types of walk-behind mower blades video

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    Learn about the different kinds of mower blades and how to maintain them.