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Curtis B.
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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Thanks Curtis . Yes, I hope so. I have a Gravely ZT FR921V

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Thanks Curtis B. Yes, I hope so. I have a Gravely ZT FR921V with 24 Kawasaki engine. The engine starts normally, however, after a random period of time, the engine will die as if starved of fuel. I have replaced fuel filter and can see fuel in filter, as well air filter, plugs are new. oil recently changed and good. no leaks seen. Any thoughts?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
What is fuel pump ? Pulse pump? electric pump? Is the fuel solenoid in the carburetor opening when engine is dying?It has to stay open, or engine starves for fuel.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

fuel pump has round body and incoming fuel line hose, outgoing hose to carburetor and there is a third line coming to fuel pump from below which I believe to be wiring , so I think pump is electric

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Third line may be pulse line! Going to the crankcase or rocker cover. Check the electric solenoid in carburetor.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Thank you. What other causes should I consider?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Lack of fuel has to be fuel supply or carburetor.