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Ryobi edger, trimmer, weedeater was working fine for 30 minutes. Then machine was stopped to put on another tool attachment. It was restarted and worked, then not long after, it completely conked out. Tried starting again later, and the machine would crank but the engine would start.

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If the trimmer has fire, (spark) Then:

check the fuel lines for cracks/breaks. If they are o.k., then:

You will need to disassemble the carburetor and spray with carb.cleaner. Make sure the small screen is free of debris. (Should be able to see daylight through it.) 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.

If you need further assistance, just let me know.

Jim

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

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