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Carburetor adjustment Poulan Pro push mower spark plug being flooded with gas.  How to stop it so I can get to mowing all this grass...Thanks Patty

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It would be a lot easier if you take the cover off the top of lawn mower.
find the carb, it usually sits near gas tank, there should be a screw sticking out of it. tighten until it runs normal. also adjust the air intake/ throttle arm on carb

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