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It's firing it was sitting in a shed for at least 5 years with gas in it

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Take apart the carb and clean it with carb cleaner. Be careful when you pull off the bowl some of them have springs that are tricky to put back in. Drain all the fuel that was in the tank. Check the plug and make sure it's still good if it hasn't run in 5 years then it's probably still good a visual inspection should tell. After the carb is clean put it back together and it should start right up.

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Take Breather element off,and try to start it Then or if it starts that way cut it off and replace the breather and if it doesn't start You May need to change spark plug also, As if You have flooded it, Gasoline will kill a spark plug

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