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Runs for 5min. then stops.

Good spark

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    Mark May 01, 2015

    Turned out to be the gas cap not venting.

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Clean the carburetor and if it has a bubble primer check to make sure that hasent got a hole in . it sounds like petrol problem.

Posted on Apr 30, 2015

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Check your fuel lines for hardening or cracking, and ensure they are connected to the inlet/outlet ports tightly. Ethanol damages many of the plastic parts.

Good carburetor cleaner, and ensure you have fresh gasoline that is properly mixed.

Posted on Apr 30, 2015

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