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I have a yardman 1500 edger (yr 2003) That won't run unless I put fuel into intake,then shuts down. I changed fuel lines, primer & took apart & cleaned carb. No help.\r\n What am I overlooking? Thanks for yor help!!!!

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Make sure the gasket between the carb and cylinder is ok and the carb is not loose. there is a small hole in this gasket to work the pump in the carb by crankcase pulses, make sure this is not restricted or misaligned and is the right way up.
failing that you will need a carb rebuild kit, these cost very little and are a service item. i change them with every machine service.

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