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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have a 10 year old toro Z master. yesterday it quit like

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I have a 10 year old toro Z master.
yesterday it quit like it ran out of gas. There is gas to the carburetor. If I put my hand over the carb like puttng the choke on full it will start for a few seconds then die again.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! There is an electric fuel solenoid in the base of the carburetor. It has to have 12 volts as soon as you turn on the key. Does this solenoid click open as soon as the key is turned on? It plugs the main jet in the carburetor.