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Curtis B.
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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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Just bought a new 24"2x524we and it will run for approx 2

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just bought a new 24"2x524we and it will run for approx 2 minutes then it quiets and will not start after outs been running
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: Didn't see a shut off valve
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Maybe
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It's starts again after a few minutes go by
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.

indication is it is running out of fuel to the carburetor. Can you remove the float bowl on the carburetor and check for water in the fuel bowl? And at same time see if fuel runs into the bowl in quantity.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
it's getting fuel well i guess I ask the question to soon. I took off the cowling to look at the key or kill switch and it's a lousy connection I'm hoping that's the problem?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

oK, but don't overlook that the carburetor may have water in it!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

see question is still open. ????