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STARTS OK WITH PUMPING THE FUEL BULB AND CHOKING AFTER SEVERAL PULLS AN DRUNS IN IDLE BUT WHEN I TRY TO GIVE IT GAS IT DIES.

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Check the fuel lines for cracks/breaks. If they are o.k., then:

You will need to disassemble the carburetor and spray with carb.cleaner. Make sure the small screen is free of debris. (Should be able to see daylight through it.)

Use a Den Tek Brush, (http://www.drugstore.com/products/prod.asp?pid=165357&catid=1152),to clean the small portals in carb. These portals can become blocked. Reassemble and start.

If the carb. parts are more than 4 years old, you may have to replace them.

If you need further assistance on:
1. Fuel line replacement or
2. Carburetor kit replacement

Just let me know.

Jim

Posted on Sep 09, 2010

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    Jim Parker Sep 13, 2010

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