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Model number of the Deere? It will have an electric solenoid in the carburetor if it is a carburetor engine. The solenoid closes the main jet in the carburetor, it requires 12 volts as soon as the key is turned on and has to stay open until key is turned off. Check it for voltage and see if it stays retracted.
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