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JON, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Husqvarna Service Tech
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I work for the Marine Corps. We have a liquid cooled Turf

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I work for the Marine Corps. We have a Scag liquid cooled Turf tiger. The problem is when it gets hot we loose power and it struggles to stay running. we looked at everything we could on it. the only thing we have not done was change the fuel filter. can you help
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: about 3 days.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: if we can
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I think that's it
Submitted: 5 days ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 5 days ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** me review the issue, and I will be more than happy to help resolve it as quickly as possible.

Expert:  JON replied 5 days ago.

Sounds like you have an ignition coil breaking down. Does it ever quit running?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
No. It sputters like it's running out of fuel
Expert:  JON replied 5 days ago.

Have you all tried re gapping the coil(s). make sure carb center jet is cleaned through with carb cleaner and you can run a small wire through the jet until you can see it inside the carb opening

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
I wonder if it's just the center her. We found the the metal screen on the end of the fuel line came off and the was some crap at the bottom of the tank. We will check that. Thank you.
Expert:  JON replied 5 days ago.

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