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Sentinal by Murray Ride On 145IC/102

I find myself in a situation where I am now solely responsible for mowing the lawn. I have this ride on lawn mower and although have successfully started and used it once, cannot now get the accelerator to work. Starts fine but there is no response to acceleration in either forward or reverse. According to my ex-husband, when I posed my dilemma to him, "the fuel tank has a hole in it at the outlet and when you start it you need to lift the bonnet and manually override the throttle cable on the carbi to give it more fuel/revs for 5-10 seconds then once warm operates normally"!!! Can you believe it? I have absolutely no idea what he is talking about do you? If so, I'd really appreciate some assistance as the lawn is out of control! Thanks, Jennifer :-)

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Get some thing to patch the hole on the tank, go to your local e auto parts store they might have some thing, or get some of that mighty putty you see on tv and patch the hole as for the throttle cable you need a mechanic to fix that.

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