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Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
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I'm not getting any fuel from my deer ridingfuel tank

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I'm not getting any fuel from my john deer ridingfuel tank lawnmower
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: its a d130
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I'm doing it myself ive checked the gas cap replaced fuel filter and carburator
JA: Anything else you want the agriculture mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: does the gas tank have a fuel filter or screen ?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Hi,let's see if we can work together to get to the root of your problem! will try my best to help!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Deere shows three different fuel tanks designs for the D130. Is your suction from the top of the tank? If so, it has a suction tube in the tank, that has to be vacuum tight from the suction tube, to the fuel pump. If there is a vacuum leak, the fule pump will not pull fuel from the tank.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thanks I got it fixed. My brother borrowed the mower and he changed the fuel filter and he put it in backwards,I finally figured it out.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

good job! Please use the 5 star rating system to close.