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my john deere 210 has spark and getting minimal gas and will not fire off. When I squit gas in the carb it just cranks til it backfires and that's it. What else can I do?
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Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! When did it last run? Have you ran a compression test? With the Kohler K series engine, you may have a valve that is not closing.
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