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Will not run at fast speed

I have a craftsman 29cc 4 cycle gas trimmer and i can`t get it to a fast run, just a idle. What should i do?

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  • Anonymous Mar 10, 2009

    The problem I have is, it starts up ok but as soon as I pull on the throttle it dies.

  • Antonio Boscia
    Antonio Boscia May 11, 2010

    does it start to bog out like theres a heavy load or restriction on the motor or does it not react to the throttle at all?

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One possible problem is the cable clamp is loose, allowing it to slip. Check to see if the throttle is functioning.

Posted on Feb 09, 2009

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