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Generator willnot fire on a 5hp briggs&stratton engine recoil start.

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Try taking the spark plug out. If it hasn't been replaced in a year, replace it with a new one. I had the same problem and the ceramic part of the spark plug had a fine crack in it. Also, it is possible you have a coil problem, which may take replacement.

Posted on Jul 25, 2009

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    Clay Craig Aug 24, 2012

    I just put new spark plug in it.

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