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My poulan wont start any suggestions

I have cleaned all the parts and replaced the spark plug, i have not used it in over a year

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Plugged fuel line or carb due to sitting with fuel in tank. Drain tank and back flush line, changing filter if there is one. Inject some compressed air into fuel line from carb.jet screw hole, thus blowing out line toward tank. May have to also use some carb.cleaner in same area.
Prevention: Always shut off fuel line and run carb dry before storing unit. If storing a long time, remove all fuel as gasoline will not keep long, esp. in the carb.
Best wishes!

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