This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the float assembly (which includes the float and the needle) on a Briggs and Stratton small engine (commonly found in lawn mowers, riding tractors, zero-turn radius mowers, wheeled edgers, pressure washers, and generators). The most common reasons for replacing the float assembly is when the engine is leaking gas.
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All of the information for this float assembly replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Briggs & Stratton, Toro, John Deere, Lawn Boy, Craftsman, Murray
Tools needed: Phillips-head screwdriver, 5/16th inch socket or nut driver, pliers, ¼ inch socket or nut driver, locking pliers, 3/8 inch socket or nut driver, ½ inch socket
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