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Honda GX240 8hp engine will only run with the air filter removed can you help

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Marvin Thornbrue

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Check to make sure the filter isn't plugged. If it is good, look below the filter and see if it touches or interferes with the governor spring or the governor rod on the carbueratior linkage. Thos are anout the only situations where an air filter would keep an engiine from running. Marvin.

Posted on Jan 13, 2010

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SOURCE: Location Of Cabin Air Filter On 2009 Honda Civic

Below is a great video demonstrating the replacement of your cabin filter.


Posted on Apr 07, 2012

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SOURCE: i have a honda gxv160 lawn mower and have only

Roger Hi, It sounds like the air filter need replacing for a new one. Try first washing it with some mild detergent then dry completely. When it's dry put a tiny bit of oil on to stop any dirt getting through and replace it.

Posted on Aug 13, 2013

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