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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have a Honda GX690 and I'm only getting fuel to the left

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I have a Honda GX690 and I'm only getting fuel to the left cylinder. Pulled both plugs and cranked engine. Fuel only comes out left cylinder.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?
Customer: About 100 hrs
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Trying...replaced the right valve cover and gasket because of leak (faulty cover).
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Also changed oil and plugs. Now won't start again.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months 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 4 months ago.

check the valves on the dead cylinder. Valves may not be moving, if intake valve does not open, you get no fuel.