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Troy-built tb80ec will only run in half choke position

Engine will only run in 2 position

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Reality. Place unit in trash. Every post about this model has same gripe. After short usage it: 1) only runs on half choke. 2) won't start after getting hot 3) has inaccessible fuel adjustment other than idle.

The unit is crap.

Posted on May 08, 2015

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SOURCE: engine run @ half choke but will not run in run position

It's starving for fuel. What is it? Sounds like the jets are plugged in the carb. or possibly water in the gas. Remove carb., disassemble, clean and put back together. You should get a rebuild kit for it first so you have new gaskets, etc. when you reassemble. It's a little more complex than I can put in words for you here.

Also empty and clean fuel tank too and start with fresh, clean fuel.

Posted on Mar 13, 2009

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SOURCE: Ryobi SS30 trimmer starts fine and runs at when in full choke position to about half choke position. But when I put the choke lever to the full run position, it stalls out. Ryobi ss30 same problem of

You need to rebuild the carburetor. You will need to go to an outdoor power & equipment store of some kind to get a carburetor kit for your specific trimmer. It will come with various gaskets, (some of which you won't use), a needle valve, and a small screen that goes in the carb. Replace all old parts with new. New primer bulb is sold seperately. When you have the carb. apart, you will also need to clean the small ports with a Den Tek Brush (used for cleaning teeth). Use carb. cleaner when cleaning.

Jim

Posted on May 29, 2009

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SOURCE: Engine dies when excelerating - more gas

check the fuek lines for hole and leaks, check the fuel filter and clean if necessary. remove the carbuerator and inspect the gasket; it should be soft and flexible, if it seems hard or brittle replace it. clean the carb with carb cleaner sray (available at any local auto parts store) and compressed air. make sure you get inside the small fuel rail holes. if that doesn't work have the carb repaired at a service center or replaced.

Posted on Nov 28, 2008

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SOURCE: Stops when given full throttle

Most likely carburetor needs adjustment.

Posted on May 15, 2009

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SOURCE: After rebuild only runs on half choke.Adjusting screw doesn't help

The rebuild you did is correct, but did you clean the small ports in the carb.? I use a Den Tek Brush (used for cleaning teeth). They work great for this job. You may also want to check the small screen in the carb. The smallest of particles can cause this problem.

Jim

Posted on May 26, 2009

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