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Won't start I have checked the spark plug and I have good saprk. I have checked the fuel sysstem and the primer bulb injects fuel. I have removed the head and cjecked for engine damage and all cycle correctly. Vaves opne on time piston shows no dmagae. side walls are smooth and not damaged. This engine was working fine but the pressure washer needed some O rings replaced. I have tried to start it with and without the pump attahced. Evrything on the engine looks fine. I removed the spark plug and laid it againist the housing. When you pull the starter it has great spark. I replaced the plug and sprayed starter fluid in the intake manifold. When you pull the starter it rotates smoothly but won't start or even act like it.

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I could be the timing is off.
You can check it with a feeler gauge.
Place a 0.08- to 0.012-inch feeler gauge tool between the flywheel magnet and ignition armature legs to adjust the ignition armature air-gap for proper ignition timing.

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SOURCE: pump leaks not to much pressure and when i you the prime pump

Hello rr61
If the pump is leaking you will not get pressure. You need to get the leak fixed. Where is it leaking from?
Leaning back to star and run sounds like the motor oil is low. You are "tricking " the low oil sensor. I would change the oil and be sure it has the correct amount.

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A leaking gun will kill all the pressure. You may need to repair or replace the gun

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It is a diaphram carb. Doe's the primer **** straight gas or does it have air bubbles in it? If it has bubbles in it then it is a leak in the fuel line.
If not then Unhook the intake fuel line and pump the bulb until all of the gas is out of it. Then pour the gas out of the tank and rinse it out with new gas. Pour in new gas and it should be ok.

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SOURCE: Briggs and Stratton pressure washer will not

hello dave, the problem is compression to low,you need 60 to 130 lbs to run engine,check for blown head gasket,or bad rings,or a stuck open valve,hope this helps,,

Posted on Feb 22, 2012

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