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I have an Ariens GT18 mower with a single cylinder Kohler engine. The unit starts fine and runs well until it gets hot at which point it starts to miss and wants to stall. It also backfires when it is shut off after it is hot. Any suggestions are welcome. Thanks.

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Carbon build up in the engine, run some carb cleaner through it like seafoam and you might wish to consider changing the sparkplugs

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