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MOWER WONT START

I have a briggs n stratton 550 it will run 4 a little while than quits running ichange the sparkplug cause when i check it was so hot that the tip turn white now it wont start i have only mow 3 times

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Make sure that you have oil and that the airflow is not blocked,,,take the cover and tank off and look underneath, the flywheel is designed to have fins that circulate the airflow, sounds like the piston has welded itself(from lack of oil or airflow) to the cylinder wall. good luck

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