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My gas blowerHomelite model ut08644 starts fine and runs for about a minute and stops..............seems like oncethe primed fuel is used it doesn't get fduel but all lines are good and there are no leaks..............what can I try to keep this unit running ????

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Make sure the lines coming from the gas tank are sealed at the point where they exit the tank (the rubber grommet where they run through) and make sure there are no cracks in the fuel lines you also should check the passages in the carburetor and the diaphragm to ensure they are clean.

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    Don Deifer May 16, 2014

    Thanks Ethan.............I will check to make sure and see if this helps solve this for me.....Does it make any difference if the fuel filter is on the end of the fuel line inside the fuel tank or not ????

  • ethan kubala May 21, 2014

    yes the fuel filter should be on the fuel line and submerged in gas in the tank

  • ethan kubala May 21, 2014

    yes the fuel filter should be on the fuel line and submerged in gas in the tank

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