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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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Engine is flooding when starting and races and slows when running,

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engine is flooding when starting and races and slows when running, acts like fuel problem or governor problem. This is a CV46OS model.
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 !! Have you removed the fuel bowl on the carburetor and checked the needle valve and float operation? Or have you just turned the outer screw, that only adjusts idle mix?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
http://www.kohlerengines.com/onlinecatalog/pdf/tp_2339_d.pdf
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I have not checked the float and needle valve, that was my next plan but thought expert advice might be good before taking things apart.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
If this does not sove the problem what might be the next step?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Did you download manual i linked? Problem has to be carburetor or fuel supply.?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I did not get the link. where do I go to find the manual? I'm not much good on these computers..
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
http://www.kohlerengines.com/onlinecatalog/pdf/tp_2339_d.pdf