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Poulan wt200 "wildthing" gas leaf blower

Has been running fine for a year and a half then all of a sudden, it won't start. Checked and replaced plug, checked choke operation, checked mufffler to make sure it wasn't plugged up, put starter fluid in chamber and fired but only ran for a couple of seconds like it was on full choke then died.

What else can I check to get this thing started? It was only idle 2 weeks between uses when it started this problem

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  • Anonymous Oct 16, 2008

    same problem ..was running fine then wont start

    did a compression check and only has 60 lb...I was told by small engine mechanic it needs at least 90 to run.

    he also told me it was cheaper to buy a new one than to buy parts to try and fix it

  • tkelly901 Nov 11, 2008

    I had the same problem with my leaf blower. I found the head screws backed out from block. In other words, the head was loose. I put lock-tite on the threads and reattached the head. It is working fine now...

  • Anonymous May 18, 2009

    weak spark, won'tstart,got fuel to chamber

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No compression wont start

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