MTD
Log Splitter

Model #24BG57M1799 MTD log splitter

Here are the repair parts and diagrams for your MTD 24BG57M1799 log splitter. 

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Cotter Pin

#12

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Lawn & garden equipment cotter pin

Part #714-04040
This item is not returnable
$2.33
52% OFFMSRP:$4.90

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Lock Nut, 5/16-18

#48

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Lawn & garden equipment lock nut, 5/16-18

Part #712-04063
This item is not returnable
$3.36

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Lawn Tractor Screw

#9

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Lawn tractor screw

Part #710-04484
This item is not returnable
$2.35
24% OFFMSRP:$3.10

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Lock Washer

#57

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Lawn & garden equipment lock washer

Part #936-0119
This item is not returnable
$3.28
25% OFFMSRP:$4.40

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Screw

#41

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Lawn & garden equipment screw

Part #710-04683C
This item is not returnable
$4.11
9% OFFMSRP:$4.50

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Cotter Pin

#39

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Lawn & garden equipment cotter pin

Part #914-0470
This item is not returnable
$2.85
5% OFFMSRP:$3.00

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Flat Washer

#69

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Lawn & garden equipment flat washer

Part #936-0185
This item is not returnable
$2.37
24% OFFMSRP:$3.10

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Hex Nut

#27

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Lawn & garden equipment hex nut

Part #712-3022
This item is not returnable
$3.70

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Screw

#26

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Lawn & garden equipment screw

Part #710-1806
This item is not returnable
$6.29

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Lock Washer

#18

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Lawn & garden equipment lock washer

Part #936-0169
This item is not returnable
$2.41
22% OFFMSRP:$3.10

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Symptoms common to all log splitters

Choose a symptom to see related log splitter repairs.

Main causes: broken pump coupler, clogged hydraulic fluid filter, bad hydraulic control valve, broken hydraulic pump, bad hydraulic cylinder
Main cause: worn hydraulic valve seals around the actuator rod
Main causes: leaky head gasket, damaged sump gasket, leaky oil drain plug, damaged fuel line, bad carburetor seals
Main causes: dirty carburetor, stale fuel, bad spark plug, broken recoil starter
Main cause: worn hydraulic cylinder seals
Main causes: dirty carburetor, bad spark plug, clogged air filter, stale fuel
Main cause: worn hydraulic pump seals

Repair guides common to all log splitters

These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your log splitter.

How to replace a log splitter flexible pump coupler

The flexible nylon pump coupler deteriorates over time. Replace the flexible pump coupler if it begins to vibrate or rattles, which are early indications that it’s failing.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
March 1, 2013
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a log splitter carburetor

The carburetor mixes air and gas before the fuel mix goes to the engine. If the engine won't start and the spark plug is getting spark, the carburetor is likely the problem.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
March 1, 2013
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a log splitter recoil starter

The recoil starter spins the engine on the log splitter when you pull the starter rope, and the rope retracts when released. If the recoil starter assembly is broken, follow the steps in this repair guide to replace it.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less

Articles and videos common to all log splitters

Use the advice and tips in these articles to get the most out of your log splitter.

November 1, 2015

How to maintain the hydraulic system in a log splitter

By Sears PartsDirect staff

See how to properly maintain the hydraulic system in your log splitter.

June 1, 2015

Log splitter common questions

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn more about your log splitter with these frequently asked questions.

June 1, 2015

How to change the hydraulic fluid in a log splitter

By Sears PartsDirect staff

Learn how to change the hydraulic fluid in your log splitter.