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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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The lawnmower starts but only runs minute and stops..would i

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the lawnmower starts but only runs for a minute and stops..would i have a gas ;line blockage..i took the line off and could not find a blockage...what else could i check???
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Can you remove the carburetor float bowl and check the flow of fuel into the bowl? The needle valve passage may be restricted due to the upper seat in the carburetor swelling up from ethanol .

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Did you see my response?