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Poulan pro lawn mower starts & dies

Poulan pro lwn mower starts, runs for a little while and dies. Could this be the condenser or points? I've flushed the gas, put in new plug, & cleaned filter. Where is condenser located?

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Unless this mower is older then i am, it has no points or condenser. It has only a magnito. Sounds more like a plugged up carberator.

Posted on May 09, 2010

  • sunneyskies May 16, 2010

    If this mower has a briggs & stratton engine, try this. On the bottom of the carberator bowl, there is a half inch nut. Unscrew this nut. Now take a close look at this nut. You will find near the bottom of it a hold that goes stright thur it, and also you will find a hole in the center of it going from top to bottom. This nut is really, the main jet of the carberator. Use a fine wire and be sure all 3 of these holes are open and clean. If these holes are plugged, you should take carberator off and take it apart and clean everything. If the main jet is plugged, chances are, the whole carb is.

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