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Getting fuel to bowl but won't start without putting fuel in

Customer Question

getting fuel to bowl but won't start without putting fuel in air intake
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Wayne replied 6 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

what you are describing is plugged jet in the carb

get a bottle of SeaFoam add 2-3 oz to gas tank

run with the choke 1/2 on to draw it thru

this will take a few times, pouring gas in intake

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Customer: replied 6 months ago.
didn't work
Expert:  Wayne replied 6 months ago.

Thank you for that

Then you need to remove the carb, disassemble,

boil out in a pot of hot water , air dry , reassemble and install

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