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Very hard to start

Once started , stalls @ idle

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Your carbeurator is gummed up, a very common problem after a winter of sitting idle. Go to any auto parts store and buy a bottle of carbeurator cleaner which is added to your gasoline, usually one ounce per gallon. Also buy an aerosol can of carbeurator cleaner which you spray directly into the air intake by temporarily removing the air filter.

If you havn't replaced the spark plug and the air filter in a while do those things also, and use freshly purchased gas, not gas that has been sitting around for months.

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