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I have a 2015 (new/never been used) 150 Argalis trike moped…

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I have a 2015 (new/never...
I have a 2015 (new/never been used) 150 Argalis trike moped scooter, when I try to start it starts and runs for a few seconds and dies, fresh gas, do not know where if any on/off switch for gas.
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Hi Gary and welcome to JustAnswer,

Thank you for the question and your patience. Should you still need assistance for information purposes only...

Initially, the described symptom almost always is a fuel cut-off valve issue (most likely) and or a engine fuel delivery problem (least likely).

Proposed preliminary tries (if have not been done and depending on the version):

  • • check the fuel path from the tank to the carb;
  • • there would be a smaller hose feeding vacuum to the fuel-off valve as fuel would only flow if the engine is running;
  • • determine the consistency of fuel flow and its pressure particularly iIf it uses a fuel pump,
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