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I have a Toro 1984-85 self propelled pull start lawn mower and I can get the fuel and air mixture just right it won?t stay started, it runs great but gets flooded now (I think), does anyone have the fix-it manual..? Model # 20624

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If the mower floods, it may be a float problem, if you have a carb with a float. New fuels can destroy older floats, dirt and gum can keep them from closing off the fuel supply. If you are comfortable taking your carb apart I would start there.
You will need the engine make and ID to get a manual.

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