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Fuel starvation. The engine starts normally then RPM

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Fuel starvation. The engine...

Fuel starvation. The engine starts normally then RPM decreases till it dies. When started and no-load RPMs increased it also dies eventually. Changed tank fittings, fuel line, hose clamps, filters, secured clamps. I can keep it running with the primer bulb.

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Clean, fresh fuel, new plugs

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Marine Mechanic: Joe, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago
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Thank you for allowing me to assist you, my name is Joe and I will be happy to help you with your concern today.

Have you tried testing the motor by way of portable external tank connected directly o the engine?

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Marine Mechanic: Joe, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago
Ok and it ran the same? What is the model number of the engine?
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