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19.5 model 917270821 won't start - not getting fuel. flows freely from where filter is and past but next section of tube dry- and clear what pulls fuel thru? it's getting past - but nothing in line section that goes to carb area.

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Hello mtcrew:

>>According to the Sear Site, this Unit has a Briggs and Straton Model 42E707-2631-E1 Engine Powering it.
>>You can View a Breakdown/IPL of this Engine at this Site Addy, http://www.smallenginepartswarehouse.com/parts.asp and Select the Shop Online Parts Look Up. Then Select the Model Tab. Then Select the OEM and Enter the Model (5 or 6 Digits) and Type Numbers (first 4 digits Only). Example: 42E707-2631. Then Double Click on the Model in the Results Area. Select Sectional Index. Now you can Select the Section of the Engine you Wish to View.
>>There is a Fuel Pump that is a Part of the Carburetor.
>>In the Breakdown of the Carburetor at the Site Addy I Provided the Fuel Pump Diaphragm is # 394A.
>>I Suggest you Lightly Presurize the Gas Tank and Force Gas to the Pump.
>>Sometimes the Pump has to be Primed before it will Start Pumping Properly.
>>Replace ALL the Spring Style Hose Clamps with the Screw Style Hose Clamps. The Spring Style Clamps Weaken and will Allow a Vacuum Leak to the Fuel Pump and the Pump will Not Operate Correctly.

Respectfully

John


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