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Won't start Won't even try to start. Checked plug. Doesn't seem to be fouled. Has been stored for several months. Put in fresh gas/oil. It's a Poulan 2155.

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  • Anonymous May 25, 2009

    As far as I know, the plug is OK. It was working fine in November but has not been used since then. I took the plug out and cleaned it but it seems to make no difference. The primer pulls fuel through the visible part of the fuel line. Using same fuel as before. Would I check for fire by taking the plug out and still having it connected while pulling the rope through?

  • Jim Parker
    Jim Parker May 11, 2010

    Need more information. Does it have fire.




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Yes, take it out and prop it against the head of the motor. you may have to get somewhere dark so that you can see the spark. But you may not want to hold it with your fingers as you pull the rope, it may bite! If you have no spark, then you have a bad plug or a bad ignition module.


Posted on May 26, 2009

  • Jim Parker
    Jim Parker May 31, 2009

    Did you figure out the problem?




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