DIY Tiller Repair

Tillers make it easier to turn the soil and to incorporate soil amendments. If the wheels or tires on your rear-tine or front-tine tiller won't turn, or the engine runs rough or won't start, use the symptom troubleshooting tips below and our DIY repair guides for expert advice and step-by-step repair instructions.

Our tiller articles and videos explain the difference between front- and rear-tine tiller and tell you how to take good care of your tiller. For additional maintenance tips, Sears PartsDirect gives you access to owner’s manual so you can keep your tiller running smoothly and working efficiently.