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Have a bs26-r brigg motor has spark and gas to car but no

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have a bs26-r brigg motor has spark and gas to car but no run cleaned car and has compression in both cylinder plug are dry but if you hold hand over carb it is stucking your hand
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Engine is Kawasaki!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Look at the solenoid in the carb. Has to have 12 volts, and has to open with key on.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

If not, it keeps main jet plugged.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

you can hear it click when you plug it in

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Yes, but is it opening?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

If not the fuel solenoid, the needle valve and float are not letting gas in.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

how do you test it

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

21188 is solenoid. Best test is to remove and plug the hole for test.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

tried a diff carb of one that runs still no start and will not even start on starter fuild what are the valve suppose to be set at seem tight

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

.004 to .006 inch, intake and exhaust.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Fuel solenoid has 12 volts?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

have 12 volt and set valve still no start even on either

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

No start on ether? Do you still have spark?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

yes

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

If spark, and fuel, and compression, all that is left is the timing.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

The key between flywheel and crankshaft.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Check that it is ok

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

How did this all start? What is compression reading?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

OK, how did this all start? What as the compression readings?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

What is compression reading?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

120

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

When did engine last run? has engine been apart, where crank and cam could get out of time?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Running when parked in the garage went out to start it no start

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Fuel good, not contaminated with water?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Still can't get it to the plug and used a diff carb that was of a running motor

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

I don't think the fuel solenoid is opening.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

removed fuel solenoid and still no start then got it running would not shut off put hand over carb and it shut off but then no restart would back fire throw carb and blow gas out

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Re-install the solenoid and try it.