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Weedeater XT 85T wont run

I have a weedeater 85T. It will start on full choke and run a few seconds if I pump the throttle then it dies. Wont even start on 1/2 or no choke.
I have changed the sparkplug shot carb cleaner in the intake(as soon as its burned up it dies also) . blew out the gas filter, put new gas in the unit ( I empty the tank each fall).

Also when I pump the fuel prime bulb after 2 pumps it stays in the ''pushed in'' position like it cant draw gas.

Thanks for any help or suggestions.


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Check to see if your feul line is cracked or it is drawing air . Check your clamps that hold the lines on . One other thing you can check is to see if any bolts are loose that hold the carb on . Best of luck Ed.

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Need new gaskets orprimer bulb

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