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Huskee LT 42 - Runs fine for a while then quits. Won't start. After setting for awhile, starts fine. Any ideas?

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  • buddy_bert May 11, 2010

    Do you still have spark,? when It cools down do you hear a snap and then the engine will start again? Is your fual cap vent plugged?

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SOUNDS LIKE THE COIL WENT BAD

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