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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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Engine is flooding when starting and races and slows when running,

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engine is flooding when starting and races and slows when running, acts like fuel problem or governor problem. This is a CV46OS model.
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 !! Have you removed the fuel bowl on the carburetor and checked the needle valve and float operation? Or have you just turned the outer screw, that only adjusts idle mix?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
http://www.kohlerengines.com/onlinecatalog/pdf/tp_2339_d.pdf
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have not checked the float and needle valve, that was my next plan but thought expert advice might be good before taking things apart.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If this does not sove the problem what might be the next step?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Did you download manual i linked? Problem has to be carburetor or fuel supply.?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I did not get the link. where do I go to find the manual? I'm not much good on these computers..
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
http://www.kohlerengines.com/onlinecatalog/pdf/tp_2339_d.pdf