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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have new 24 hp briggs bought new online a two years ago

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I have new 24 hp briggs bought new online a two years ago just got mower back together crank over does not start, took plugs out and pour gas on piston runs for a second then dies, gas then starts running out muffler
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Customer: march 2013 family DBSXS.7242VA
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

In the carburetor is fuel solenoid, it has to open the fuel to the mainjet when key is turned on. Do you have 12 volts to it, with key on, and is it opening?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

Gas out the muffler would indicate the float is stuck in the carburetor an is not closing the needle valve passage. .

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

Engine model number? Example 44W777-0123-B1

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

Did you find problem?

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