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lawn mowers won't start,has weak spark. Briggs & Stratton engine Craftsman model 917.378891.I replaced spark plug and checked compression reads 60.Any ideas ?

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Now that spring is here its time to get this Mower working properly so you can have a nice clean yard. While you are waiting on an expert to answer your question, I suggest you visit your nearest Sears repair shop so they can fix this for you. I have attached the link below. Have a nice day!
by Manage My Life
April 30th, 2012
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Fred M
If the spark is weak (should be strong blue spark) and the spark plug has been replaced then it's almost certain that the ignition coil is failing. You can click the link below and use the engine model number to find and order the correct ignition module for your mower engine.

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by Fred M Earned 3,847 community points in Craftsman
April 30th, 2012
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