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I have a poulan 2550 that won't idle what could be the problem?

Poulan 2550 40cc

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Try the L mixture screw, turn it in slightly if the engine speeds up it was too rich if it bogs down go out slightly un till it starts 4 stroking.

As a starting point both screws set to 1 turn out from just seated..if the high speeds ok dont touch the H screw.

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