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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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Starts nice 30 sec. shuts off like out of gas. will restart

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starts nice 30 sec. shuts off like out of gas. will restart 10sec
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
Make and model? Engine model? Sounds like restricted fuel supply through the carburetor needle valve.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
Sounds like the fuel is not gettign through the needle valve in enough quantity to keep engine running. Remove the float bowl and check the flow through the needle valve.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
http://outdoorpowerinfo.com/repairs/briggs_walbro_lms_carb.asp