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158cc yard machine, starts then dies.

This does not have a throttle just a primer. if i keep pushing the primer it will stay running.

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Your fuel tank and carb need to be removed, both cleaned and replace pump diaphragm between carb and tank. If you want to do it yourself, let me know and I;ll tell you how. Not a difficult job. Dwain

Posted on May 26, 2009

  • robert barrett May 09, 2013

    Yes... Please tell me how. Bob...

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