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On my CS26 Combo I have to squirt gas directly in the cylinder, replace spark plug and start. (it won't start conventionally) It will run in the 'START' position for a minute or two then it abruptly dies. I have tried moving the 'choke' lever in to the ''RUN' position after 20 or 30 seconds and it dies.

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Michael try cleaning the air filter at the side of the carb. It sounds like its being starved of air.

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