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The primer bubble will not prime the carbruator. i changed the base purge with the same results.

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During maintenance or replacement of the hoses it is easy to swap the hose connections at the primer. The center connection from the primer connects to the return hose that connects into the tank. The feed from the carburetor connects to the side connection of the primer bulb.

If the tank is full it can fool you as you prime because the return line to the tank that is full can be a pickup of unfiltered fuel and bring debris and air into the carburetor.

The primer pulls the fuel through the carburetor purging the air out. Usually seven strokes are recommended. You can observe through the primer bulb the air as it is purged resulting in no air left in the primer or carburetor..

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Sounds like it could be a number of faults.
1. Crack in the primer bubble its self, not allowing the creation of pressure or vaccum.
2. The plastic primer base has a valve in it. That could either be blocked or damaged.
3. Blocked up fuel line (not very likely)
4. Hole in the fuel line which is sllowing it to suck air up and not fuel.
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Hello, I have an Echo SRM-3100 weed wacker 2-cycle that i can start but can't get it to run. i checked the fuel lines and they are clear, i took apart the carb and eveything is clean and in good...


Just to clarify, the purge bulbs actual purpose is to purge the carburetor of air and old fuel and help to pull fresh fuel from the tank to the carburetor. Some units have a purge bulb located on the carb and some have the bulb remotely mounted. I think on your model, the bulb is atop the carburetor on the primer base assembly. If the bub doesn't release, then there possibly is a problem in the fuel tank fuel cap vent. Check the cap and make sure the little duckbill vent is clean and clear. A vapor lock type situation can develop when atmospheric pressured air can't enter the fuel tank. You may also want to remove the purge bulb cover and the bulb and spray the top of the primer base with WD-40. You can remove the fuel lines and spray some into the carb as well. This will maybe clean and lubricate the sensitive check valves that may be sticking in the carburetor, causing your problem. Try this more than once if it doesn't seem to help at first. Internal check valves control fuel flow in and out of the carburetor and they do occasionally malfunction.

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When you prime/puge your carburetor, make sure fuel (w/ no air) is moving from the fuel tank towards the body of the carb. Also, make sure that there is fuel/air bubbles leaving the primer bulb and going back towards the fuel tank...and that when you push the bulb down and release it, there is no fuel movement in either line. If fuel does move when letting up on the bulb, you either have the fuel lines reversed or, the check valves in the primer base assembly are not functioning. The primer/puge valve's funcion is to draw fresh fuel into the fuel pump side of the carb and to push old fuel/air from the metering chamber side of the carb back to the fuel tank. Here is proper fuel routing:
This is an ongoing issue for users, and rightfully so. Small diameter line out of fuel tank (has filter in-tank on end) connects to the side of the carburetor that has the fuel pump....that is the cover without the hole in it. Other larger diameter fuel line out of tank connects to the longer nipple on the external purge/primer bulb. The bulb "pulls" fresh fuel from the fuel tank to the carb and then out of the carb to itself, where it then pushes any air/old fuel back into the fuel tank. The remaining larger diameter fuel line in this setup goes from the metering chamber (has cover with writing on it and a vent-hole) side of the carburetor to the smaller nipple on the purge/primer bulb. Years ago on 2-stroke trimmers, primers were not even used,...you choked the carb with a slide lever and gravity let fuel enter the carb from above...a few pulls, a "pop"...slide it off of choke and away you went.
If the purge/primer bulb is on top of the carb...small line from carb body to small hole in tank with filter. Larger diameter line goes from the bulb on the fuel pump side of the carb to the larger hole in the fuel tank where the line is held in place with a nylon nipple connector that keeps the line from pulling out of the tank.

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