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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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I have a TB32EC for 2 yrs. today started up almost finished

Customer Question

I have a TB32EC for 2 yrs. today started up almost finished yard started to vibrarte but kept working then stopped , It fired up ran 5 sec. then stopped. New plug didn't help. Want run at all now.
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: yes & yes
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: what do you think it could be ?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

Remove the spark plug and with it grounded to the metal of the engine, see if it has spark when cranking. If it has spark, put a thimble of fuel into the cylinder, re-install the spark plug and see if it will start for a few seconds. If it does, there is no fuel getting through the carburetor.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

This is two cycle engine, are you using premixed fuel?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

I see question is still open , did you find the problem?