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Homelite Vac Attack II blower, won`t start

Before blower completly quit running when pumping primer bulb gas would run out carb and run rough. Then would not start . Upon pouring small amount of gas into carb blower would start briefly and then stall out. Replaced fuel, fuel lines, cleaned spark plug. Checked primer bulb for cracks. I have tried to stay away from this Ethanol gas as much as possible.

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Hi,

Thanks for writing to Fixya.com.

It seems you need to check the composition of the oil first.

One quarter fuel: three fourth ounces of oil = 1 Gallon fuel:3 ounces of oil or slightly less than 43:1. Not what a current manual recommends. If properly adjusted your blower will operate fine on 50:1 .Might find it varying from manuals but that’s fine.


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