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Toro recycler will start until primed gas is consumed.

Manual start only
one year old
prime 3 of 5 times, will run until primed fuel is used up.

HOW do I drain carbureator bowl? iow water? in carb?

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I had similar problem and cleaned the spark plug and that seemed to have worked, but I think that may be a temporary fix because the engine still seems to be running unevenly. I feel that it must be a larger problem with the carb. If anyone can help this novice to adjust the carb or clean both carb and filter, or offer other solutions I would appreciate your assistance.

Posted on May 21, 2009

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Respectfully

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