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To every one that owns small engines,mowers,weedeaters,ect

Ah spring is in there air time to break out the lawnmower,weedeater,chainsaw,ect somebeach it worked great the last time I used it pull,pull,whats going on pulled so hard i broke the cord got gas went and bought a new plug still nothing swich on fullchoke honey weedeater gone bad honey i need a new chain saw cheaper to by a new one than to put it in the shop now the real problem when you put up that weedeater,that cool tiller,that awsom chainsaw the one thing you did not do is drain the exess fuel when you store this equiptment for extended periods of time drain the gas in a safe manor start that weedeater , chainsaw, ect and run it completly out of fuel ya see when gas or oil&gas mixtuers sit they evaporate leaving a laquor like substance gumming up your fuel/air mixture needle&seat floats nasty stuf next thing you know theres me driving through your neighborhood picking up your weedeater,that cool rototiller ,nice lawnmower dude yess now rebulding a carborator can be a pain sometimes but if you have patients it can be done get a can of carborator cleaner with extension hose clean the outside of the carb so you can see what your doing and not getting trash where it dosent belong check your fuel lines they tend to get hard and crumble take one hose off at a time some only have one but most have two spray cleaner back twords tank see cleaner in tank cool next spray cleaner into fuel inlet a couple of bursts reconect hosess spray cleaner down carb air intake pulling on throttle to open choke flap for a deeper clean now assemble go through normal starting prociedures still a problem now it gets deep you have air/fuel mixtures screws ,diaframes if you dont feel safe about getting deeper into that carb go to lawn mower shop with ser# how many cc maker of carb stamped on carb most likley a warbro tell them you want a rebuild kit not expencive and schematic I would like to tell you a lot more but there are so many varables its crazy so going back to the begining DRAIN THAT EXCESS FUEL START THAT ENGINE TILL IT COMPLETELY RUNS OUT BEFOUR YOU STORE you will be a lot happier so will your wife .!!!zaper!!!

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Clean the air filter (foam type) in warm soap water then apply some oil soaked in, it will smoke afterwards for a short time. Or possible minor adjustment too the mixture screw on the side of the carburetor spring loaded. Allan

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I had the same problem, what you need to do is adjust your throttle. To do that you there is a switch right in front of the filter. If you are looking right at it pull it all the way to left. If this dosen't work then check the springs that are connected to that switch they have a bad habit of coming loose. I had to replace all of my springs. Hope that helps.

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There is a thin spring like piece of metal that wraps around a hub, that tightens up when the break is in the on position. This loosens when the break is off. You may need to adjust this spring.

P.S. When the spring is tight It stops the motor from spinning.

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