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Poulan 32 cc string trimmer mod.# ppb100

Unit will start and run if the choke is at 1/2 ... the primer bulb is full but has a swirl of air bubble's.. I'm sure it is an air problem but where? .. unit will die if the throttle is squeezed,,, thank's for your time,,, william r2000@aol.com

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  • whtyford65 Apr 17, 2009

    unit will only run at idle and smokes.

    mine is the 25cc p 1500

    will die if i use any throtle at all

  • Anonymous Apr 20, 2009

    erratic running then stops

  • Anonymous May 03, 2009

    I have the same issue and discovered that there was a pinhole in the primer bulb. That may very well be the culprit. I'm installing a new one and hope that will do the trick.

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Try checking hoses and bubble.mine did that cleaned carb with clener also change air filter mine was clogged ran fine after change air filter

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After you have done all the suggestions #1 gave you, make sure the tubings are good. They deteriorate over time. Also be sure to check the spark arrestor. This is part of the muffler. Good luck

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Try checking the fuel filter, not sure of the exact location but should not be to hard to find. Try looking in the gas tank if it's not readily located. If small 2 cycle engines sit for any length of time ( 30 days or so) with fuel in them the filters can become clogged. If your not going to use it for extended periods or storing it for the winter make sure you drain the fuel tank and run the carburetor dry.

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