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Dominick, Marine Mechanic
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Experience:  25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified
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2005 25 hp 4 stroke.It was run with the vent on the fueltank

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2005 25 hp 4 stroke.It was run with the vent on the fueltank closed.{tank was sucked in visably}.now it will run with water muffs. It run good and then shuts down . Sometimes after a shore time sometimes after a longer run . The tank fuel line and filter have ben replaced. on restart it run perfect at any throttle then no sputter ,just shutdown.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 2 years ago.
Hello, my name is***** you for allowing me to assist you today.
Would you please post the serial number of the engine?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
1b100972 . I pulled the carb today. It seems clean.
Expert:  Charles replied 2 years ago.
does pumping the primer bulb over and over help the engine continue to run smooth?