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I have a cub cadet GT 2550. Has new battery cranks but will not start. Thinking it's not getting fuel. Checked fuel filter and fuel flows through.

Checked solenoid on carb it's good. If Inspray starter fluid into carb it will start and run for about 5 secs. Could it be starter solenoid or ignition? Thanks

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If spraying starter fluid in the intake causes it to run for a few seconds, then you have a fuel problem. That starter fluid is the fuel. If it didn't have spark, it still wouldn't run. I would start checking the carb and make sure nothing is stuck or plugged.

Posted on Apr 18, 2017

  • Melinda Bonner-Eddy
    Melinda Bonner-Eddy Apr 18, 2017

    I took carb apart yesterday checked solenoid it was ok and blew it out with air .

  • Melinda Bonner-Eddy
    Melinda Bonner-Eddy Apr 18, 2017

    Still will not start.

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