web analytics

Tag Archives: Small Engine Maintenance

keeping small engines clean

Keeping Small Engines Clean

From lawnmowers and snowblowers to pressure washers and portable generators, there are many small engine appliances that can make life easier for residents of Lake Tahoe and South Lake Tahoe. To increase the longevity of use of small engine appliances, Lake Tahoe and South Lake Tahoe homeowners can keep their small engine appliances clean. Remove

Continue Reading →
Lawn Mower Won;t Start

Common Small Engine Problems

Appliances with small engines are especially helpful for homeowners in Lake Tahoe and South Lake Tahoe area. But what happens when your trusty lawnmower or snow blower stops working all of a sudden? Then it is time to diagnose your small engine problem and find a solution. At Greg’s Small Engine Repair, we’d like to

Continue Reading →
snow blower storage

Small Engine Maintenance: A DIY Guide

Why Small Engine Maintenance? Small engine maintenance is essential for your small engine appliances because it gives you the opportunity to take preventative care. Spending time on small engine maintenance saves you time and money on larger repairs because you can catch them early or prevent them. At Greg’s Small Engine Service & Repair, we

Continue Reading →
snow blower storage

Frustrated By Snow Blower Engine Repair?

Is Your Snow Blower In Desperate Need of Repairs Forecast is for more snow and you are sitting with a snow blower needing engine repair. Your back is killing you from already shoveling more than your share of snow and there doesn’t appear to be an end in sight. One more snow fall and you

Continue Reading →
fixing a lawn mower

Tools You Need To Fix a Lawn Mower Engine

Don’t Freak Out if You Need to Fix a Lawn Mower When it comes time to have to fix your lawn mower, many find dread in the mere fact that it is broken. Diagnosing the issue adds to the despair and then knowing which tools you will need to complete the job only adds to

Continue Reading →

Ethanol Gas Wreaks Havoc on Small Engines.

Carburetor Damage From Ethanol Gas First Hand April 10, 2015 At Greg’s Small Engine Service & Repair we are constantly talking to residential and commercial clients regarding their concerns about the damaging effects of Ethanol gas on their Lawn Mowers, Snow Blowers, Portable Generators, Chipper Shredders, Rototillers, Pressure Washers and all other gasoline Small Engine

Continue Reading →
broken snow blower

Diagnose Your Broken Snow Blower

Do You Suddenly Have a Broken Snow Blower? It’s the dead of winter and you did all the proper pre-season care – changed the oil, fresh fuel, filters, spark plugs, checked the tires, lubricated, checked for any critter nest, started it up and made sure everything was engaging properly and made sure nothing was rattling

Continue Reading →

How Does Ethanol Blended Gas Effect Your Small Engine Equipment?

At Greg’s Small Engine Service & Repair we are often asked about Ethanol blended Gasoline and how in effects the performance and longevity of your lawn mowers, snow blowers, and portable generators. Ethanol Blended Gas at your local Gas Pump Many consumers are unaware of how the 2013 mandated introduction of Ethanol blended gas has

Continue Reading →
Snow Blower Repair

Snow Blower Service: How Often Should You Service Your Snow Blower?

At Greg’s Small Engine Service & Repair we are often asked how often you should service your snow blower when you live in Northern Nevada, Truckee, Lake Tahoe or the surrounding areas. There is not one right answer to this question, but I will give you some guidelines. Get Out Your Snow Blower Owner’s Manual

Continue Reading →

Testimonials

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