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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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My 15 hp engine on a lawn tractor will run minutes then

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My 15 hp engine on a lawn tractor will run for 15 minutes then starts to miss and will finally stop running. I've checked the fuel line and filter and didn't find an issue.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Hello, will it start right back up?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If I wait for a few minutes it will restart but start to miss right away
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
It could be the coil. Have a spare plug or spark tester with you and as soon as it quits check for spark. If you do have a tester see if it will run with it connected to the plug and watch to see if the spark disappears.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will try that, thanks
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Have you tried ?