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MY LAWNMOWER DOES NOT STAY ON. ONLY STAYS ON AS MUCH AS I PRIME IT

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Check fuel filter, probably plugged with debris or air filter is fuel of dust and grass

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Will start but will only stay running if you prim it until its warm then runs fine


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That is the symptom of a failing ignition module. With the airbox cover and air filter removed run the unit till it fails. Immediately squirt a shot of carb cleaner into the carb and try to restart. If it restarts see if you can keep it running on the carb cleaner for a few seconds. If it wont restart or stay running then its likely an ignition module. If it does restart and keeps running on hte prime then you have a fuel issue.
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I have a new 650 sears craftsman self propelled 22" lawnmower that will not start. I have gone through the prime bulb instructions, still no luck.\r\nAny ideas? Walter in Alberta Canada.


could be the priming bulb gasket between the air-filter assy. and the carb.
I have the same lawnmower and if I prime with gas from a can it will start but stop after a few seconds. When I push the bulb I can hear air leaking in this area. You can replace the gasket by removing the back half of the air-filter assembly. I am looking to buy a gasket today I let you know how it works out! Thanks Ron

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I can start my 4.75 HP Briggs & Stratton Lawnmower but it dies after a few minutes. I replaced the armature but the same thing happens. I can keep it running if I press the prime bulb a couple of times...


Try replacing the float and needle. The float (floats) and pulls the needle up to let gas through to the carb. It will stay running as long as you press the prime bulb because this sends gas straight to the carb without going through the gas bowl. It's best to remove the carb and clean it then replace the float and needle

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Bad fuel or check for water in your fuel! Clean your carb and float bowl. Empty gas into a clear container, if there is two levels of liquid one of them is water. Of course make sure you have good spark plug.

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IF IT IS A BRIGG & STRATTON ENGINE YOU CAN GO ONLINE TO BRIGGS & STRATTON.COM AND ASK THEIR TECH SECTION ABOUT THE PROBLEM. FOR 3 MONTHS OLD SOUNDS LIKE DIRT OR WATER MAY HAVE GOTTEN INTO THE TANK. WHEN YOU PRIME THE MOWER YOU ARE FORCING GAS INTO THE CARB AND ENGINE AFTER THAT THE ENGINE SHOULD PULL THE GAS IN THE ENGINE, I WOULD SAY THE CARB MITE NEED REBUILDING BUT NOT AT 3 MONTHS

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your carb needs to be rebuilt. there is a rubber seat that swells over time and then your float will not allow any gas through. so it will start and run briefly when you prime it. take it to a mower shop for a tune-up.

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