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May 30, 2010 - Sunneyskies I want to thank you for your input. My carberator is mounted on the gas tank. i pulled it off and cleaned the detachable pickup filter. i pulled out the needle and seat it was clean and free. the hotter the engine gets it seems the quicker it dies. If you have any other thoughts i would appreciate them. Again thanks so much for your help. (5 hp briggs and stratton/craftsman tiller problems) See less

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Hi. You still have junk in your carb. Get a can of starter fluid and a helper. As you run the engine have your helper give it a squirt of starter fluid directed at the air intake until the engine runs smoothly. J.

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