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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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Won't start. Looks as if the throttle handle does not engage

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won't start. Looks as if the throttle handle does not engage the spring that attaches to the carb. I am getting gas to carb. Leaf blower has not been started since last fall. (Brand new) Engine #12T1-02-0911-F8
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: Yes. verified fuel at the carb.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes. Aircraft mechanic. Can handle
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Bought at lowes 2015
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Wayne replied 5 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

was there any gas ever put in there ??

do you have spark at plug wire ??