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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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My trimmer was purchased 07/23/2015 and am trying to use for

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My trimmer was purchased 07/23/2015 and am trying to use for the third time. Last time it would not stay running. I put new gas and oil in and it ran great. To day It started right up but it did not take long to started dying and wont stay running. The model is128CD Will take any advise you can give. Thanks Hog from Missouri
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 !! Are you using premixed fuel or mixing your own? Should be 50-1 mix. Have you replaced the spark plug, always a good idea! I doubt the carburetor is adjustable, so if the trimmer does not run when warm, I would take it in for warranty repair, as it will require a new carbureto
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
The trimmer is new and only used 3 times.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
You didn't respond about fuel? Premixed or your mix?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I mixed myself.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
50-1 mix? Have you repalced the spark plug?