Question about Garden

1 Answer

My mower runs great for about 1-2 minutes and then stops. It will keep going if i press the primer bulb every 2 seconds. I have cleaned carb and filter and fuel line and take. Still the same problem.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 6,674 Answers

Take a good look in tank for debris near drain to fuel line.

Posted on Aug 03, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get to try the service completely Free afterwhich it costs $6 per call and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Victa v160 runs for a while then stops


Ignition module is failing

Oct 14, 2012 | Garden

1 Answer

I have a yard machine mower model number 11A-549R729 that will not stay running. Have replace plug,drain fuel tank and clean carb. If you push the primer bulb it will continue to run. But once you stop...


Your carbs main jet is blocked. Using the primer supplements the fuel input and keeps the engine from becoming fuel starved.

You need to remove the main jet and run a strand of fine wire through the jet to clear it.

Aug 17, 2010 | Yard Machines 158cc Push Lawn Mower #11a...

2 Answers

ENGINE KEEP'S DIEING, PUSH PRIMER BULB AND STARS, BUT THEN DIES, IF I CONTINUE TO PUSH PRIMER BULB IT KEEPS RUNNING, BUT STOPS AS SOON AS STOP.TROY-BILT SELF PROPELLED MOWER MODEL E189- BRIGGS&...


Carburator issue. If you have some mechanical abilty you can pull the carb off else take it to a shop. You probably left gas in it off season. Either the main jet is clogged or the float valve is stuck. Either way, remove the carb, tae off the bottom cover and clean everything out with gum out or a carb cleaner. reassemble and eveything should be fine.

Jun 14, 2010 | Troy Bilt 5.5hp Self Propelled Mower

1 Answer

Engine starts right up after pushing primer bulb,


There is dirt in the nozzel inside the carb,take it apart and clean it with torch tip cleaners. Remember to replace all the gaskets you disturb.

Nov 01, 2009 | Toro Lawn Mower With Toro Power Tools

1 Answer

Starts and then stops after couple of seconds. will continue to run if I keep pressing primer bulb.


Most likely the high speed jet on the bottom of your carb is plugged.
not allowing fuel up into the venturi into the carb .

Oct 25, 2009 | Toro Garden

1 Answer

Must keep pushing primer bulb to keep mower running, need manual


The main suction jet in your carb. is blocked.Remove the bowl and push a thin needle up the centre jet in the carb and blow the jet out with compressed air. Stephen.

Sep 22, 2009 | Briggs & Stratton Garden

4 Answers

My lawnboy 10304 runs about one minute and shuts down. Any ideas?


It sounds like it is 2 stroke.
Carefully remove the carb bowl, by undoing the brass bolt.
Examine the brass bolt for a small pin-hole in the side.
Use a piece of corn-broom NEVER anything else !!! and poke the hole(S) to make sure they are clear.
Blow out with air if available.
You can use this method to clean out all the carb orifices carefully.

Hope it helps,

Andy.

Jun 15, 2009 | Tecumseh Lawn Boy Push Mowers Insight...

1 Answer

Champion Vantage 35 - mower will not keep running


More than likely the jet in the carb is somewhat clogged. Did this just happen after sitting for the winter? If so, start the mower and when it starts to die pump the primer to keep it running. Sometimes it will clean itself in a few minutes. If not, carb cleaner or take the carb bowl off and clean the jet.
Hope this helps
Kurt
Pls rate the answer

Mar 20, 2009 | Champion International Champion& Small...

2 Answers

Engine runs 2-3 seconds then stops


Drain float bowel
check for water .

Mar 19, 2009 | Garden

Not finding what you are looking for?
Garden Logo

Related Topics:

84 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Garden Experts

Dennis Key
Dennis Key

Level 3 Expert

2478 Answers

roeb

Level 3 Expert

537 Answers

john h

Level 3 Expert

12650 Answers

Are you a Garden Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...