Question about Craftsman 4 Cycle Blower/Vac
WONT START...CHANGED SPARK PLUG,,GETTING SPARK BUT WONT FIRE...CHECKED AIR FILTER AND MUFFLER...ANY IDEAS
Fuel starvation - 'lean fuel' condition
Basic things to check:
1) spark plug
2) spark arrestor in muffler
3) fuel lines and tank filter
4) turn adjustment needles out (counterclockwise) 1/4 to 1/2 turn
5) check impulse tube and intake boot for cracks or leaks
*if all of the above are OK and/or do not improve performance then:
6) replace gaskets/diaphragms
a) use a spray carb cleaner to clean jets, holes, and body of carb
b) fuel pump diaphragm goes against the carb body,
then the gasket towards the outside
c) metering gasket goes against the carb body,
and the diaphragm goes towards the outside
Posted on Nov 19, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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