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JON, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Husqvarna Service Tech
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My skag 23hp Kawasaki motor won't start. it cranks and its

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my skag 23hp Kawasaki motor won't start. it cranks and its get fuel to the carburetor
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: yes there's fuel in it and its clean
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no, it was working fine. I cut with it then put it on my trailer and it wouldn't start back up
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 3 months ago.

Are you getting spark at the plugs?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Expert:  JON replied 3 months ago.

Try spraying a small amount of fuel into cylinder and seeing if engine will fire.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
It will fire and the die
Expert:  JON replied 3 months ago.

​Okay, that's what I was getting to also. Carb will need to be cleaned. The low side jet is not pulling fuel on its own then, and needs to be cleaned out

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