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8N rpms keep falling

Hello.Just got my 8N running again(replaced points ,coil,resistor).It ran great for 2 days.Today it starts fine and sounds strong but when I move it goes about 10 ft and the rpms go way down and it wants to die.If I let it sit the rpms come back up after a minute or 2 and we repeat the scenario.Any help would be appreciated

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  • denishouriha May 01, 2010

    Thanks to everyone who emailed.It was simply a matter of 1 fouled spark plug.Running great now

  • captjack163
    captjack163 May 11, 2010

    Have you checked your fuel bowl and is the fuel supply wheel turned all the way to the left?



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I run one number hotter plugs in my N tractors as they tend to foul plugs.
Glad it was a simple fix.

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