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2007 craftsman 20HP flooding

I think I have a flooding problem, but would like some guidance on resolving... I can run the mower for any period of time, b ut when I turn it off, I can't get it to run after that. It will take an hour or so before it will turn over again.

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  • johnc9999 May 11, 2010

    When you say "before it will turn over again", do you mean you turn the key but the starter fails to crank the motor, or does the motor crank but fail to fire and run?

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Do you get a strong smell of gas. Check your oil and smell it to see if gas has gotten into the crankcase. It all is well there it sounds like you need to gap the valves.

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