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New generator stored in carport does not have any starting spark. It is electronic ignition. It is a honda GX-160 . I had stored it properly: drained all fuel out. Prior to storing for 2 years it worked great. I'm not getting any spark at all.

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  • jackb69 Jun 24, 2009

    I already tried the spark plug swap, no help. I even had to change the pull cord on the generator, as it broke, because I had pulled so many mtimes trying to fire off the engine.

  • jackb69 Jun 24, 2009

    I have a Honda Generator that has been stored in my carport for 2 years. It will not fire over. It has good fuel, I changed the spark plug & it still has no spark. It has electronic ignition (model # GX-160) Before I stored it, it worked fine.

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The spark plug may be bad or the motor is flooded

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Change the spark plug with a new one with the same heat range.

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

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    M.Jeevan Chaitanya Jun 24, 2009

    then u need to service the motor...

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