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2000 9.9 johnson only about 14hrs on it filled tank with gas-oil mix, new plugs started up ran for about 25seconds would rev up then died. now will start but will die after about 5 to 10 seconds, will not rev up at all .new plugs make no differance

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You have water in the carby!

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Testimonial: "found cam follower and linkage rolling around bottom of case reinstalled along with more new plugs. got started and warmed up now runs like a dream. "

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    both solutions I got were good, did not know until found loose pieces rolling around bottom of case. thought of water in carb. lucky didn't have to kit carb got sound advice

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Check gap on plugs and check mixture of gas and oil.

Posted on Aug 27, 2010

Testimonial: "changed plugs, since can was 9yrs old , residue in bottom of tank maybe new tank will help. gap has been checked was right"

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