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My 2003 LT2000 sears riding mower spits gas out the exhaust when first started. If started with a warm engine there's no problem. Only with a cold engine. Any ideas?

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SOURCE: Replacement of gas tank on a Sears GT3000 riding mower

if theres no leak yet you can easily patch it with an epoxy puddy, available at your local auto parts store. i've used it myself on gas tanks, radiators, boats and its never failed me yet

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SOURCE: gas coming out of exhaust is it the carburetor and why

carb. float stuck open
Need to remove carb. replace float needle valve and possibly the needle valve seat,
change your oil also
saturated with fuel

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im sure the switch is bad, trying to jump is a good way to find out if the starter is bad but of course wont start cause of no spark, alot of these have electronic magnetos

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SOURCE: engine hesitates and dies when hot, restarts fine, then dies agai

Check the fuel pump.Thanks for asking and I hope this helps out.Please leave me 4 thumbs up.

Posted on Jul 20, 2010

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