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Tried starting my petrol mower, not used it for 3 weeks, and it won't start. it has petrol etc. could it be damp, it has been under cover but outside

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First check the spark plugs if there is any spark when u try to start the engine...if there is none, then test the wiring without the spark plug and see if there is any if this does not solve then check the carb and also make sure there is petrol in it and petrol is flowing to the carb freely..If that does not solve then let us know and I will explain further as there is more complicated things that need to be checked and I cannot assist in a simple message.

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