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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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Craftsman ready start starts but dies out after 5-6 seconds.

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craftsman ready start starts but dies out after 5-6 seconds. I917.376
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: fresh gas. I can eventually get it to run after priming the carb, but runs at a low RPM
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes sir
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I don't think so
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month 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 1 month ago.

Try draining the fuel bowl on the carburetor, looking for water in the fuel!

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
OK will do.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

Let me know!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 28 days ago.

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