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When the choke is fully up the, engine cuts out , canyou help me? can it be the carb. needs new parts? never had problems with this mower. tx. in advance guy

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When the choke is full up you are flooding the engine, not allowing it to run. There should be a notch on the throttle control where you move it to after it starts. Moving the throttle control fully up helps get the engine started but you do not leave it there to run. Check the air filter as well it may be dirty.

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