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500e 140cc engine won't start. new plug oil ok. no gas on

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500e 140cc engine won't start. new plug oil ok. no gas on spark plug after numerous tries?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Try putting a teaspoon of fuel direct into the spark plug hole, re-installing the spark plug and see if it will start. If it starts and dies, the fuel is not going through the carburetor.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Check the fuel to the carburetor, and if ok, the carburetor bowl needs to be checked for fuel and any debris.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Did you get my response?