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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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Briggs and stratton 35 classic mower will only idle JA:

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Briggs and stratton 35 classic mower will only idle
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: New gasket and diaphragm hopefully put on the right way. Motor will idle when started
JA: Is there anything else the Small Engine Technician should be aware of?
Customer: Not sure
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 9 months ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. How are you ?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 9 months ago.
When you pit the gasket on it should of went the curt out gasket first then the solid gasket . I personally just made and uploaded a video cleaning the same carburetor this weekend for a customer . Here it is
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 9 months ago.
https://youtu.be/_D-fwCQjBQw Also the linkage is hooked up as well right ?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 9 months ago.
Hi just checking to see if you made any progress on the engine ?
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No have put it on hold for a few days. Think I might of over filled the oil because when I started the mower oil flowed out. Either that or the rings are worn.
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 9 months ago.
Ok keep me posted