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The mower starts, buts runs sluggishly, and dies

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Most common is a dirty air filter, followed by a plugged vent hole in the filler cap on the gas tank. Next would be fuel issues either in the supply line or in the carburetor.
Hope this helps, --W/D--

Posted on Jul 19, 2009

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My John Deere mower was running sluggish & die, too. To resolve my problem, I changed the spark plug, oil & oil filter. The John Deere mowers will run sluggish (like they are running out of gas) if they over heat. I believe, just by changing the oil filter resolved my problem.

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