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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I'm working on a Toro push mower with a 6.5 HP Tecumseh engine.

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I'm working on a Toro push mower with a 6.5 HP Tecumseh engine. Just installed a new carb. It starts and runs great but when I mow through heavy grass it bogs down and eventually dies. Will not restart without priming and have to keep priming to keep it running. Leave it for an hour and it starts right up again (after priming). Suggestions?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 2 years ago.
Hello,have you tried adjusting the governor?