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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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Replaced fuel line, fuel and air filter Poulan pro 295

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replaced fuel line, fuel and air filter Poulan pro 295 chainsaw. Attempted to start but does not look like fuel is in fuel line. tried priming by putting gas in at spark plug and started for few seconds - now nothing
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

With saw not having a primer, the carburetor has a diaphragm that acts as fuel pump, to suck fuel into the carburetor. Is the fuel line in the tank weighted with strainer and vacuum tight?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

Then you have a carburetor that needs rebuilt with new diaphragm or replaced with new!

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