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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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2007 CUB CADET SELF PROPEL WITH GCV 160 HONDA ENGINE. WORKED

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2007 CUB CADET SELF PROPEL WITH GCV 160 HONDA ENGINE. WORKED FINE TILL MOWER STOPPED FOR DAY --CLEANED OUT AND PUT AWAY. NEXT DAY WOULD NOT START. NEW PLUG --GAS LINE OPE. FRESH FUEL.
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, crank and watch fr spark. If it has spark , put a teaspoon of fuel into the spark plug hole, reinstall the spark plug and see if it will start for a few seconds. If it does, no fuel is going through the carburetor.