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Service Contract Act Directory of Occupations

23910 Small Engine Mechanic

Repairs fractional-horsepower gasoline engines used to power lawnmowers, garden tractors, and similar machines, using hand tools. Locates causes of trouble, dismantles engines, using hand tools, and examines parts for defects. Replaces or repairs parts, such as rings and bearings, using hand tools. Cleans and adjusts carburetor and magneto. Starts repaired engines and listens to sounds to test performance.