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I can't get the Honda GX200 engine on my DeWalt power washer

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I can't get the Honda GX200 engine on my DeWalt power washer started. It sat out in the rain last weekend, so I drained out the old gas, replaced the old spark with a new one with a gap set at .028 " and have tried cranking it several times after checking to see if choke was closed, fuel line open, and throttle setting 1/3 open. It has always started on the first or second pull before with nothing but a pull or two on the starting rope. Any ideas?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.

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Have you checked to see if you are getting spark to the plug?