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RV generator will not start model 02010-2 backfires when

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RV generator will not start model 02010-2 backfires when cranking has spark
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 days ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 days ago.

If you put a teaspoon of fuel direct into the spark plug hole, re-install the spark plug , will engine start for a few seconds, or does it continue to backfire? If it does not try, and keeps backfiring, you have a valve that is open when the spark occurs. Stuck valve or timing is off!

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