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POULAN 200 mph blower. New spark plug last fall.

POULAN 200 mph blower. New spark plug last fall. PROBLEM: Used blower full-throttle for approx 15 minutes, then reduced speed to idle for about 30 seconds, and upon return of throttle to FULL, engine immediately died, and would not restart. Allowed blower to sit for two hours, then tried to restart again, no luck. Jeffrey D Olson, Spring, TX 361-537-0016

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You will need to check the fuel lines for cracks/breaks.

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. These portals can become blocked. Reassemble and start.

(NOTE: If the carburetor parts are more than four years old, and depending on the use, you will need a new carb. kit if the cleaning doesn't work.)

If you need further assistance, just let me know.

Jim

Posted on Jun 18, 2009

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    Jim Parker Jun 21, 2009

    Did this solution solve the problem?

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    Jim Parker Jun 24, 2009

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