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Wayne, Engine Rebuilder
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My leaf blower will only run on half choke. as soon as I

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My leaf blower will only run on half choke. as soon as I take the choke off it stalls
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: It starts after several pulls on full choke. I then switch to half choke and it sounds like it's bogging down, but it runs. then it starts to run fine
JA: Is there anything else the Small Engine Technician should be aware of?
Customer: Then I take the choke completely off and it stalls
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

you have a dirty carb, get a bottle of seaFoam, at auto/hardware store

put 1 oz of it in the fuel tank, run it for 10-15 min choke 1/4 to 1/2

to suck the cleaner thru the carb

I hope this helped you

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