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When depressing accelerator cart will not start. It turns…

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When depressing accelerator cart will...
When depressing accelerator cart will not start. It turns over and after a while it may fire and run. Now it will not start at all. Still turns over
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago
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With park plug wire and spark plug grounded to metal, do you have spark?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

If you remove fuel line from carburetor, do you have fuel pumping?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
There is a strong spark. I haven't tried the fuel pump yet.
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Ok, It has to have spark and fuel. If it has both, it may be out of time. Need to know what engine you have to see if it has timing belt.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
It is pumping fuel
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Are you still with me?
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Yes!

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
It has a twin cylinder robbins engine
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Will it run if you put fuel in the cylinder or use starting fluid?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

If not, This engine shows to have a timing belt, it may have jumped time.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Don't know, I can try it
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

https://shop.ezgo.com/golf-cart/engine-timing.html

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Don't have any starting fluid. Am going to call it quits for today. It must not be spark or fuel, so must be something with an electrical component perhaps
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

May be the timing belt. Thanks.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I can't give a rating because the problem is not solved. Thanks anyway
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Sorry, I can't check it for you!

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