Question about Briggs & Stratton Lawn-Boy 10640 20-Inch 6.5 HP Gas Powered Lawn Mower

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I haven't used my mower in a few weeks. It worked fine before, and now won't start. I can't really tell if it's turning at all, or if nothing is starting to begin with. It look a bit low on oil, but I didn't think that this was my problem. The mower itself is less than a year old. Any suggestions?

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You might have an accumulation of water in the fuel tank/carb.

Drain them both and make sure you put clean fresh fuel in.

The gas can might be contaminated too so be watchful.

Check your spark plug too. Remove it and make sure it isnt water or gas fouled. *(wet and not sparking) A fuel fouled plug usually needs replacement. Water...not so much.

Good luck and be careful!

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