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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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3.5 hp Kawasaki Replaced all the gaskets and the diaphragm

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3.5 hp Kawasaki Replaced all the gaskets and the diaphragm in the carb. Still won't pull fuel out of the gas tank
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: The carb mounts to the top of the fuel tank. Also replaced the little filter at the bottom of the pickup tube
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It ran fine and then quit earlier this year. It will run with fuel squirted into the carb
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 7 months ago.

Hello. Thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you.

Expert:  Donald replied 7 months ago.

How long has it been since your engine last started up and continued to run?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Earlier this year
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
How does the fuel get from the tank to the carb?
Expert:  Donald replied 7 months ago.

Thanks for your response. Do you have the model numbers for your engine?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Either answer me or give me my money back
Expert:  Donald replied 7 months ago.

I can answer you, but I need your model numbers, in order to be specific. With your model numbers, I can pull up a diagram of your carburetor.