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Generator starts runs with a miss for a minute or 2 then dies just changed oil and plug checked gas supply was good any idea whats wrong

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If you have good spark, clean air filter (replace anyways), try choking it half way or so. If it runs better, then it is running too lean, probably a clogged orifice or jet in the carb. If choking it makes it run worse, then it is likely running too rich. Could be a float problem, or metering tube that is clogged and isn't spraying.

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