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John deere small yard mower srx95 kawasaki 12.5 hp carb problem

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john deere small yard mower srx95 kawasaki 12.5 hp carb problem runs with the bowl drain out screw in to stop gas from draining motor stalls out immeditly
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 2 years ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to just answer. Does that bolt have ports in it like the briggs carburetor ? , if so make sure those ports are clear so gas can get through the bolt passage ways and into the venturi of the carburetor
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

yes main boul bolt is drilled they are open seems to flood out unless drain screw is open with gas running out bottom close drain motor stalls immedetly have cleaned check valve several thmes

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 2 years ago.
If you pull the carburetor off and flip it upside down with the bowl off the float should be level to slightly elevated on the side it's not hinged