​​​Mobile mechanics   MECHANICS ON WHEELZ  301-418-0496  Mobile mechanics


Sign Up Now

Leaf Blower Monthly Maintenance.

  • Check the condition of the starter device, the starter cord, and the tensioning spring.
  • Check that none of the anti-vibration mountings are damaged.
  • Check the condition of the air intake at the starter device. Remove debris if it's clogged.
  • Clean the outside of the spark plug. Unscrew it and check the electrode gap. Replace if needed
  • Clean the fan blades on the flywheel.
  • Clean or replace the muffler's spark arrest screen (not on mufflers with a catalytic converter).
  • Clean the carburetor space.
  • Clean the air filter.
  • Flush the fuel tank of old gasoline. Refill with fresh gasoline and add a fuel stabilizer.
  • Clean the outside of the carburetor and the space around it.
  • Clean the fan blades on the flywheel.
  • Check the fuel filter and the fuel line. Replace them if necessary.
  • Check all the cables and the connections.
  • Change the spark plug if needed.
  • Check and clean the muffler's spark arrest screen if necessary (only on mufflers with a catalytic converter).
  • Performing simple maintenance routines will keep your leaf blower in proper working condition, prevent damage and save you a lot of money in the long run. Regular maintenance routines will keep your leaf blower ready for anytime you may need it.
  • Clean the exterior surfaces of the blower.
  • Check the throttle lock and the throttle trigger function in a safe manner.
  • Check that the stop switch works properly.
  • Clean or replace the air filter.
  • Make sure all nuts and screws are properly tightened.
  • Check that all the housings are free of cracks.
  • Check that the collection bag is intact and that the zipper works.