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My Toro CCR 2450 has starting problems. What do I do?

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My Toro CCR 2450 won't start. I'm in the middle of a blizzard. Please help!

Hi,

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Pull the spark plug out and get the gas out of the cylinder.
Then use the choke to start it.
Once it starts, use it on full throttle.

Sounds like you flooded it or you might have some old gas in the gas tank.

Customer: replied 5 years ago.

How do I pull the spark plug out?

You need a socket or an open end wrench to get to it.
Look for the spark plug wire.

I am looking for a picture for you now.

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
not sure i've got the technical skills to do this. if i just wait, will it eventually start?
yes, try warming it up with a hair dryer
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

would you mind if i try it first? how long will it take?

go for it, warm it up for like 10 mins

use no choke after you warmed it up with dryer
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
i'll give it a try; do i need to pay entire $17 since I don't know if it worked? $5 okay?
i do not get paid until you click accept

try it and we can keep going until your satisfied
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
It worked!!! awesome!!
cool good deal!!!!

you just flooded the motor

add some carb cleaner or seafoam from the auto store to the gas tank
and use a fuel stabilizer also