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Model number is ***** 124T02-0526-B1
Engine dies when choke is released, because the fuel is not going through the main jet, which is the bowl bolt and the center port in the carburetor, that the bowl bolt goes to. The choke bypasses the min jet, . Carburetor needs to be removed and cleaned or replaced.
Here is link to the carburetor.
First link I sent is the parts list for the engine, showing, the carburetor and parts. Use the number listed for your engine, but search it on internet for best price.
See my search above, the 799869 is the carburetor shown for yours.