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Armature-magneto - 796964:Briggs and StrattonArmature-magneto - 796964:Briggs and Stratton

Armature-magneto 796964

Part Number: 796964
Briggs and StrattonToro
Availability: In Stock
Price: $57.81
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*This part replaces obsolete part #: 555530 and 695711.

Product Information
Description:
This magneto armature is an OEM part direct from Briggs & Stratton. Compatible with many small engines, this component provides the needed electrical voltage to the spark plug. This item is sold individually. You will need a screwdriver and a wrench set for the installation.
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This part is compatible with the following machines:

Briggs and Stratton
Toro
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Products Compatibility

This item works with the following types of products:

  • • Blower
  • • Engine
  • • Snowblower
  • • Vacuum

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Repair Instructions: Submitted by Customers Like You
2 of 2 people found this instruction helpful
Tool Type:
Engine
Parts Used:
Armature-magneto - 796964
Repair Difficulty:
Easy
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Screwdriver, Socket set
No spark
1. Remove fan shroud
2. Remove coil and replace.
3. Replace shroud and start motor
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1 of 1 people found this instruction helpful
Tool Type:
Engine
Parts Used:
Armature-magneto - 796964
Repair Difficulty:
Medium
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Screwdriver, Socket set, Wrench Set
The lawn mower was failing to create a spark
1. Removed engine housing
2. Removed old magneto
3. Cleaned rust from flywheel magnets
4. Installed new magneto (hand tight)
5. Used supplied card to set magneto gap
6. Fully tightened magneto bolts
7. Reinstalled engine housing
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Tool Type:
Engine
Parts Used:
Armature-magneto - 796964
Repair Difficulty:
Easy
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Power Drill, Socket set, Nutdriver
Getting the parts. The person that took my order did not know how to ship the parts. I had to reorder and still have received my credit for the original order.
Removed the cowl/ starter rope cover (3 colts) remove and replaced armature-magneto (coil) by removing 2 screws and replacing screws, Replaced cowl / starter rope cover. Pulled starter rope 3 times and the unit started.
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Tool Type:
Engine
Parts Used:
Armature-magneto - 796964
Repair Difficulty:
Medium
Time Spent Repairing:
30-60 minutes
Tools Used:
Screwdriver, Socket set, Wrench Set
No ignition
Removed starting rope mechanism.
Removed armature with high voltage spark plug wire and ground lead.
Installed new armature using the spacer provided with the part.
Pulled the high voltage lead in place.
Attached the ground wire to the armature. Replaced the rope starter




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Tool Type:
Engine
Parts Used:
Plug-spark - 491055T
Armature-magneto - 796964
Filter-a/c Foam - 493537S
Carburetor - 798654
Repair Difficulty:
Medium
Time Spent Repairing:
30-60 minutes
Tools Used:
Pliers, Socket set, Wrench Set, Nutdriver
Wouldn't start.
Removed gas tank, carb, springs
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Tool Type:
Engine
Parts Used:
Armature-magneto - 796964
Repair Difficulty:
Easy
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Nutdriver
There was no spark being delivered to the spark plug
Pulled the starter cover off and removed the old armature. Replaced it with the new armature using the included gap measurement slip then replaced the starter cover. The engine started first pull.
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    Needed a coil for a small engine and found it easily on this site and as usual I was not disappointed in the results
    Guest - November 12, 2022 Verified Purchase
    Started in one pull
    Very easy to find the part on this website, the problem diagnostic program led me right to it. The magneto was in perfect shape and came with useful instructions. The engine started in one pull.
    Guest - May 13, 2020 Verified Purchase
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