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Turns over but wont start

Was running fine suddenly it turns over but wont start

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Hi, you need fresh gas, the highest octane the better it is. This should do trick!
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Posted on Nov 09, 2008

  • AL Turcotte Nov 23, 2008

    Hi, has your problem been solve yet? please respond

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