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Lawn mower shuts off after approx. 5-10 seconds. Oil and gas are fine and spark plus is fine.

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Remove and clean the brass bolt that holds the bowl on the carburetor. It is the main jet of the carburetor. Use NO metal objects to clean it up. It has small holes in the bottom and along the smooth unthreaded part near it's top. Make sure it is clean and shiny. Carb/Choke Cleaner aerosol spray will clean it up pretty good.

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