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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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My DYS4500 cranks, but it wont start. I put direct gas, but

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My DYS4500 cranks, but it wont start. I put direct gas, but nothing., I dont have spark, even with new plugs
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Customer: Solenoid on the carb. clicks
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.
Did you remove spark plugs and check for spark with plugs grounded to the metal of the engine? If it has spark, put a teaspoon of fuel into the spark plug holes, re-install the spark plugs and see if it will start for a few seconds.
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I tried the direct gas, spraying starting fluid too.I put the new plug with a clip to ground it, and no spark from both plugs.