How To Identify Your Lawnmower
Here is an example identification plate:
The large 96dB is a sound rating. We can also see the year of manufacture - 2009, the weight, and some serial numbers. So we can see that the identification plate is very important.
Information about spare parts for Petrol Engine Mowers
It is not always commonly know that lawnmower petrol engines are manufactured and documented separately from the rest of the lawnmower, and usually have their own unique model codes. For example a Hayter lawnmower probably has an engine made by, and documented by, Honda or Briggs and Stratton. Therefore if parts are required for the petrol engine, you must provide the details of the engine, not the mower.
So if you are wanting spark plugs, air / oil / fuel filters, carb gaskets, fuel tanks, recoil starters, fuel caps or dipsticks etc.. - all of this parts are engine parts and we will require the engine data to process the enquiry.
Here is how to locate the engine data for a Briggs and Stratton engine, as fitted to many many machines:
9T502 0111 B1 08080852
With these details we shoulbe be able to bring up a diagram of the engine and supply the correct parts.