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How to Protect your Small Equipment from Damage

For many people, their small engine is essential to their livelihood. Whether it’s a chainsaw for forestry work or a boat motor for commercial fishing, having that trusty engine running smoothly is crucial. But what do you do when your small engine shows signs of wear? How can you protect your investment and keep it

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8 Reasons Why Your Lawn Mower is Losing Power

A lawn mower is an essential piece of equipment for any homeowner. It can help you keep your grass looking neat while maintaining your property’s overall curb appeal. However, if your lawn mower loses power, it can be difficult to get the job done properly. If you have experienced this dilemma, you’re not alone. It’s

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snow blower repair tips

8 Snow Blower Repair Tips

As winter continues, we’ve seen snow fall in many parts of the country so far this year. For many of us, winter means having to deal with removing snow from our driveways, sidewalks, and other areas around our homes. Using a shovel can be extremely labor-intensive, tedious, and time-consuming. This is why it’s wise for

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snow blower buying guide

Your Snow Blower Buying Guide: Tips to Help You Choose the Right Snow Blower

While not everyone needs a snow blower, having one can come in handy, especially if you live in an area that gets significant snowfall in the winter. Keep in mind that not all snow blowers are the same. To make sure that you get the right snow blower to meet your particular needs, it is

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Snow blower problems: 5 easy fixes

While you may think you’re ready for winter, it’s never too early to check your snowblower. Snow blowers can be pretty complicated machines. It may be on the verge of breaking down because they have many moving parts. Having a few tricks on hand in case you encounter one of these common snowblower problems will

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how to repair a lawn mower

How to Repair Your Lawn Mower

How often do you tackle the upkeep of your lawn? What tools and equipment do you rely on? If there’s one important tool any gardener or landscaper should keep in their arsenal, it is a lawn mower. Whether you are maintaining your own residential garden, or performing grounds maintenance on an industrial scale, having access

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types of oil for lawn mower

What You Need to Know about the Types Oil for Lawn Mower

When did you last change your lawn mower’s oil? It could be a long time since you last made an oil change and you may have already forgotten which type of oil to use on your lawnmower. It’s typical for owners of lawnmowers to forget this detail because maintenance is usually not frequent. In this

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small engine carburetor

How Does a Small Engine Carburetor Work?

Regardless of an engine’s size, its carburetor is the component responsible for mixing gas and air. In this post, we will answer the question, “How does a small engine carburetor work?” But before we discuss a carburetor’s functions, let’s take a look at the differences between a small engine carburetor and a standard engine carburetor.

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10 Steps on How to Clean Lawn Mower Carburetor

Believe it or not, cleaning a carburetor is a task that most people can do by themselves. If you want to save some cash, cleaning your carburetor on your own is your best option. In this post, we will teach you a step-by-step guide for how to clean a lawnmower carburetor. If this is your

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bad spark plug

Signs of a Bad Spark Plug

Many people don’t give a lot of thought to spark plugs, but they play an incredibly vital role in making small engines work effectively. If your spark plug isn’t working properly, you will notice a decrease in performance, and eventually, your engine may even stop running altogether. So how do spark plugs work?  You’ll find

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Taylor L. - Sparks, NV

Greg & James are a great father/son team who provide the BEST in customer service! They just fixed our 25 year old snowblower that had never had a full service before. They picked it up & dropped it off (all part of the price) and it’s running as if it’s brand new. Thanks guys for being so customer-service focused! Read more

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“My snow-blower broke down during our heavy Winter this year.  I was distraught and had to find someone to help me get my snow-blower working again.  I found gregsmallengine.com and talked to the owner, Greg.  He called me and let me know what was done to my machine to get it up and running again.  The cost was very reasonable and I am very happy to say it was delivered back to my house.

I am one happy customer and he is a super nice person!” Read more

Debbie R. - Stateline NV

Greg and son run a great business. They provided a a very good ball park estimate when I first called. They were very helpful and honest in helping determine whether the repair would be worth it. They did a great job in repairing the mower for a reasonable cost. I highly recommend them. Read more

Paul S. , Reno

“We can’t say enough great things about Greg’s Small Engine Service and Repair. Personalized service, quick turn-around, during this crazy 2016-2017 Tahoe winter. Unbelievable! Thanks to James and Greg.” Read more

G&M Fins - Meyers CA

I asked Greg’s Small Engine Power Equipment Service & Repair to look at and repair three different Small Engine Machines – a Snow Blower, Rototiller & a Pressure Washer. They were honest and straight forward about needed potential repairs. They said what they were going to do and followed through. The best two things in their Service was not to repair a machine that was not worth repairing and Picking Up and Delivering the Power Equipment. Their Service saved me Money & Time. I certainly would recommend them for your Small Engine Power Equipment Needs. Read more

Ken - Reno NV

Gregs Small Engines picks up & delivers your Lawn Mower back to you. Excellent Work/Service. Read more

David H, Gardnerville

My snowblower broke down and I decided to call Greg’s Small Engine Repair. Greg drove up to my house in South Lake Tahoe and picked up my snowblower and had it fixed up within a couple days and delivered back to me. His pricing was fair and he called me before doing any fixes. Thank you! Read more

John B.South Lake Tahoe, CA

I really appreciate Greg’s Small Engine Snow Blower Pick Up & Delivery.  Greg’s Small Engine was prompt, efficient and reasonably priced.  They took excellent care of my Snow Blower!” Read more

Roxanne M. - Stateline NV