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You can purchase one from most manuals cost $ 8.99. hope this helps

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I would get a new plug to start with even though it appears to have a good spark. (always start with the easiest first)
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I would also go back over start instructions on manual just to make sure that I wasn't missing a step or had unintentionally modified the procedure. ( I am including a link to download a manual if you don't still have one )
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