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Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 12650
Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have a model 2186 lawn and garden tractor with the fuel pump

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I have a model 2186 lawn and garden tractor with the fuel pump on the valve cover and am not getting fuel to the carburetor , I have cleaned the fuel tank , replaced filter , hoses and solenoid , my question is , is the fuel pump adequate to pull fuel to the carburetor .
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! It was when it was new! See if you get 1/4 cup in 15 seconds of cranking at the line from the fuel pump.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am getting nothing , But I have a new one on the way hope this will solve the problem .
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Hoses to the pump have to be vacuous tight, did you try a test line direct from the pump inlet, to a fuel container?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Curtis , what was the additional $13 charge for ?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
I work from home. Just answer the questions
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Check with site for billing questions.