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Murray 14.5 hp OHV - starts, runs then struggles, backfires dies

Murray lawn tractor 14.5 hp OHV Starts runs then struggles backfires and putters out. FUEL flow, spark is good I am going to take carborator off and clean... Any other SUGGESTIONS ??

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SOURCE: Need a belt. 12 hp 40 in. deck lawn tractor.

Hey...my name is Keith...im not sure which belt you are asking for...but the drive belt is a 37X61 and the deck belt is a 37X62..i hope this helps

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I have a Scotts _ John Deere law mower tractor model S2048-S2554 Serial number 020-001, the engine runs but sounds like it is going to die or it needs air --- it runs unnevenly

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SOURCE: Starts up fine then dies when hot

your automatic choke is defalting

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SOURCE: Murray Lawn Tractor Model 42576x92A will not start...no spark?

http://www.partsandservice.com/bin/ipl.cgi

I found a wiring diagram that I hope helps you out.

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SOURCE: DYT 4000 Lawn tractor won't start

I solved the problem after buying carb and fuel pump rebuild kits.The carb kit didn't fit anyway, but didn't need it. The problem was in the fuel filter. I had forgotten the problem happened when I ran out of gas. Inside the fuel filter is a washer held in place by a spring. Without fuel it apparently lost pressure and the washer slipped out of place about 1/2", which was enough to let all the gas through that could. The rebuild kit had a new rubber gasket. I won't let it run out of gas again.

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