Question about Ryobi Garden

1 Answer

I have a ryobi trimmer. It's about 6 yrs old. It has run perfectly until now. What it is doing is run when I choke it then it will not run after that. I have replaced the plug, put new gas in it, made sure all the fuel lines are not cloged. The pluger seems to fine. I cleaned the air filter and cleaned the screen in the muffler. I can't think of enything else....please help.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 1,040 Answers

First, check the fuel lines for breaks/cracks. If they are o.k. then:
You will need to disassemble the carburetor and spray with carb.cleaner. Make sure the small screen in the carb. is free of debris. Use a Den Tek Brush, (http://www.drugstore.com/products/prod.asp?pid=165357&catid=1152), to clean the small portals in carb. Reassemble and start.

(NOTE: If the cleaning doesn't work due to the age of the carb. parts, then buy a carb. kit and replace all appropriate parts.)

If you need further assistance, just let me know.

Jim

Posted on Jun 16, 2009

  • Jim Parker
    Jim Parker Jun 18, 2009

    Did this solution solve the problem?



    Jim

  • Jim Parker
    Jim Parker Jun 23, 2009

    Thanks for the rating!

    If you should have any questions about
    "Drywall Finishing/Patching", or know someone who does, put your
    questions to Category:"Tools- Building & Power- HAND TOOLS" at
    FixYa.com

    Thanks Again,

    Jim













×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Gas Trimmer will not stay started


Many times with a gas mix, after sitting for a while, the mix separates and gums up the carb. Taking the carb off and soaking it overnight in a parts or carb cleaner and running carb cleaner through the tank and gas lines will cure this.

Jul 02, 2008 | Ryobi 15" Electric Factory Reconditioned...

1 Answer

How to start a kawasaki th48 2 stroke engine


Typically:
1. Press primer button 6-7 times until you see fuel flowing
2. Engage the choke lever to full choke /--/ pull cord 3-5 times until engine begins to start
3. Move choke lever to 1/2 choke and pull cord 2-3 times until engine starts - - allow to warm up (about 30 seconds) and move choke lever to no choke / / /
4. If engine does not start, repeat 1-3
If engine does not start, repost with more detail. Thanks! :)

Sep 25, 2010 | Ryobi 30 Cubic Centimeter Curved Shaft Gas...

1 Answer

Fuel lines!


Sounds like you need to adjust the carb. Remove the caps from the carb. Turn both screws clockwise until all the way seated. Start the trimmer and while running begin to back out the screws slowly until the trimmer is running strong but is smooth. Once you have the carb adjusted you can put the caps back on or you can discard.
Good luck!

Oct 02, 2009 | Ryobi 30 Cubic Centimeter Curved Shaft Gas...

1 Answer

Ryobi 720r trimmer starts ok but stalls when the


The carburator needs to be adjusted a little, thin our your mixture screw when the trimmer is warmed up and idling. Well how do you get it to idle? I usually have to play with the choke lever with the throttle wide open going from choke to partial choke as needed to keep it running. Adjusting can be tricky, you need a small screwdriver. Screw all the way in then back out 3 to 3.5 turns. this should get you close. Adjust idle as needed.

Jul 05, 2009 | Garden

1 Answer

Ryobi SS30 trimmer starts fine and runs at when in full choke position to about half choke position. But when I put the choke lever to the full run position, it stalls out. Ryobi ss30 same problem of...


You need to rebuild the carburetor. You will need to go to an outdoor power & equipment store of some kind to get a carburetor kit for your specific trimmer. It will come with various gaskets, (some of which you won't use), a needle valve, and a small screen that goes in the carb. Replace all old parts with new. New primer bulb is sold seperately. When you have the carb. apart, you will also need to clean the small ports with a Den Tek Brush (used for cleaning teeth). Use carb. cleaner when cleaning.

Jim

May 29, 2009 | Ryobi Garden

2 Answers

It acts like it is flooded, starts with choke off and throttle depressed. runs until carb runs out of gas then dies


Yes, Your carburetor sounds like it needs cleaned. Or you may possibly need to purchase a carb. kit for your trimmer if the cleaning doesn't do any good. When cleaning the carb. use a Den Tek Brush, (teeth cleaning brush), to clean the small ports. Also, check the small screen in carb. Can get clogged easily.

Jim

May 28, 2009 | Garden

1 Answer

Lost manuel Can't start my Ryobi C530 gas trimmer


trun the on/off switch on,prime it with the bulb 3-6 times choke it , pull the cord 1 or2 times then take the choke off and pull a few times till it starts if it doesnt start you have problems.

May 17, 2009 | Ryobi 30 Cubic Centimeter Curved Shaft Gas...

1 Answer

Ryobi gas trimmer stalls when lowering the revoutions


do you have the right kmix fuel to addat start on choke let run tell it dies then pump the ball on half choke and chage the plug

May 15, 2009 | Ryobi 15" Electric Factory Reconditioned...

1 Answer

Gas Trimmer will not stay started


My straight shaft trimmer will idle but dies when the I pull the trigger.

Apr 03, 2008 | Ryobi 15" Electric Factory Reconditioned...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Garden Logo

Related Topics:

89 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ryobi Garden Experts

Nick Olsen

Level 2 Expert

183 Answers

Rexter1

Level 2 Expert

40 Answers

Roland W VanLue
Roland W VanLue

Level 3 Expert

486 Answers

Are you a Ryobi Garden Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...