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Briggs-Fan, Small Engine Technician
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I have a Cub Cadet RZT 50 with a kohler Courage engine It

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I have a Cub Cadet RZT 50 with a kohler Courage engine
It has just recently started to surge idle, when I go to full power I can still operate the mower but it still does the same type of idiling
is there any fix for this?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. How old is the mower ? , alot of times if a carburetor becomes partially blocked or is starting to get blocked it will surge or hunt

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
The mower is about 5 years old
I have never had any issues with it and keep all of the maintenance up to dateHow do I correct this problem?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.
The first thing to do is remove the carburetor and clean it using a carburetor cleaner like gumout
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Is there a guide I can use to remove the carburetor??
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.

Can you give me the model number off the engine

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.

The kohler shouldhave a model number on it

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 5 months ago.

Hi have you removed the carburetor?

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 5 months ago.

Hi just seeing if you ever removed the carburetor