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My Honda HRX217TDA will start With starter fluid but will

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My Honda HRX217TDA will start With starter fluid but will only run for 3to 5 seconds. Have checked plug air filter and gas. what should I do next?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Fuel is not getting thought the needle valve into the float bowl.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Check the fuel supply line to the carburetor, drop the float bowl and see if fuel is coming through the needle to the bowl area.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Bowl may be full of water!