Question about Poulan Pro 22inch 625 Series Briggs Stratton Gas Powered Side DischargeMulch Front Wheel Drive SelfPropelled Lawn Mower With High Rear Wheels PR625Y22SHP

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After been in storage for two years I've tried using my Poulan, I clean the floater area making sure not old fuel is there, but still is not running unless I put gas directly into the carb and it does it for few secs.

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  • maggieluz May 16, 2014

    I took the carb apart and check all lines are free of any debris or gunk, but still is not working unless I put the gas directly in carb. I will proceed to soak it on carb cleaner.

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The carbs on small engines have numerous jets which clog very easily. If you are able, remove the carb and soak it in a carburetor cleaning solvent......make sure to remove the gaskets or purchase a gasket kit before you soak. Remove the carb from the cleaner and let it dry. Reinstall.
You may want to check the fuel lines and primer bulb while you are at it. Good luck and I hope this helps.

Posted on May 16, 2014

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This is a common problem with snow blowers becuase they set around more then they get used and the gas gets stale and cloggs up the carb. First thing to try is remove the bolt that holds the carb bowl on and clean it. It should have 1 or 2 holes through the side close to the bottem and 1 hole about half way up. If this doesn't do the trick you need to remove the whole carb disassemble and soak it in carb cleaner.
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Posted on Jan 07, 2010

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If your mower is 2 cycle than there is a mixture, if it is 4cycle than there is no mix. Call your local repair shop and give them model number and they can assist you or call the place where you purchased the unit.. Good Luck....

Posted on Mar 12, 2011

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Hi! I'm going to throw some possibilities out there and some may sound stupid but I want to cover all of our bases and they are arranged in order of the most likely cause of the problem and in order of the troubleshooting teps you should take.

  1. Have you attempted to prime the line/tank?
  2. The most common cause of having zero response when you attempt to start it is a bad spark plug connection to the plug. Check the boot to the plug and the terminal connector and make sure that everything is OK. The prior owner may have intentionally disconnected it for storage or may have removed the sparkplug entirely.
  3. If the connections seem OK, try replacing the sparkplug. The gap tolerance is .028 to .036.
  4. Again, since this is used, Check your battery, make sure it's actually connected and then make sure that it's actually good. Give it a charge if necessary, if it doesn't take, replace it.
  5. Your model has an option for an electric starter. If yours came with this, again check all of the connection.
  6. The last thing I could recommend would be to check the fuel line but since you didn't mention the smell of gasoline I doubt that it's damaged, however it could be gunked up. The problem with buying used even if the item is "like new" is that you never know to what extent that the previous owner used it, and whether it was just cleaned up really well to make it look like new.
If you have any more questions or can provide more information, let me know and I'll be glad to help however I can. Thanks for using FIxYa, Andy!

Posted on May 29, 2011

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Hi, when you say you cleaned the carb, did you strip it down and blow all the jets out with compressed air? If so, check that you have fuel flowing into the carb. If all this is ok check the valve clearances. Regards Phil.

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SOURCE: poulan pro honda engine stalls as auto choke lever moves

it sounds to me that there s a jet inside the carb that is still plugged

Posted on Jun 26, 2012

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