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A common problem is that gas sits too long and gums up Carburator. Check for spark frist and if it has spark, Then remove air cleaner ands pray a bit of starting fluid through the carburator while someone else assist you to try to start. Itf it now runs for a timny bit then that is coformation of the fuel system not workng. Remove disassemble and clean cardurator. 

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