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Tecumseh OHV130, when running surges and small amount of backfiring through . E

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Tecumseh OHV130, when running surges and
small amount of backfiring through carburetor. Engine starts fine at idle it surges like it isn"t getting enough gas, by choking it will smooth out until it floods out. When at full speed same thing occurs.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to just answer. It has a carburetor problem , it could be partially blocked. Have you tried removing and spraying out the carburetor with carburetor cleaner? , I would start there
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.
If you cleaned it and it was significantly better , you may need to spray it out again with Gumout carburetor cleaner

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