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Starts fine, but will not continue to run. Looks

Starts fine, but will not continue to run. Looks like it is getting air in the gas line. It is just out of the box and has not been used. The gas and oil is just purchased also.

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P.C.V (positive crankcase ventalation) valve is bad.

Posted on Apr 26, 2009

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Yes. You just need to do a simple carburetor cleaning. Disassemble the carb. and spray with carb. cleaner. Make sure the small screen is in carb. is free of debris. Use a Den Tek Brush,(http://www.dentek.com/shop.php?target=products&product_id=7), to clean the small portals in the carb.
If you need further assistance, just let me know.

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Posted on Jun 08, 2009

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You will need to check the fuel lines for cracks/breaks.

You will need to disassemble the carburetor and spraywith carb.cleaner. Use a Den Tek Brush, (http://www.drugstore.com/products/prod.asp?pid=165357&catid=1152), to clean the small portals and/or jet in carb. These portals can become blocked. you may need to replace the diaphragm. Reassemble and start.

(NOTE:If the carburetor parts are more than four years old, and depending onthe use, you will need a new carb. kit if the cleaning doesn't work.)

If you need further assistance, just let me know.

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Posted on Jun 19, 2009

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SOURCE: lawnmower starts but won't continue to run

if you are getting no fuel to the plug you either have a stuck float, plugged fuel line or filter. does the gas reach the carb bowl? does the mower have a fuel pump? if so the diaphram might be bad.

Posted on Jul 08, 2009

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ran into this problem twice this season, about drove me crazy - finally traced the problem to the anti-backfire solenoid [the little cylinder at the bottom of the carburetor that holds the float bowl on] - after running fine for 20 minutes or so [it varied], the coil would release the plunger and shut off the gas flow. as soon as you turned off the key and turned it back on, it would start back up - replace the solenoid and problem vanished

Posted on Aug 17, 2009

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