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Engine surging I have a John Deer 175 Hydro Lawn Tractor. Had it tuned up for the year locally (not dealer). Ran fine for about 2+ hrs. It still starts fine and runs for 10-20 min. then starts to surge. I have drained the gas, cleaned out the carb bowl, and tried to clean the float needle without removing it. The is some grit in the fuel filter that appears to be on the outgoing side of the fuel filter. Any ideas?

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Check the vent hole in the fuel cap.

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Drain the gas replace fuel filter then see if that helps if not clean the whole carburator should stop it.

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let it surge, it will usually get better as it warms up. These 6.5 Hp engines are fine except they have an cheap badly designed carburator. Nothing can be done about this problem. They all surge eventually.

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SOURCE: 13 hp tecumseh riding mower won't start unless gas is poured into carb. removed the bowl from carb has a wire snap holder float and needle and seat works OK and all passageways seem to be clean

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remove the bowl again and get the centre jet out and lok very closely use a jewlers eye piece you wll find a passage that is plugged on the side of the jet look around it you ll see some sign of a hole that is not clear through its pretty small use a welders torch cleanng tool with various size rods use very thin one dont make the hole bigger

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