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I have an Onan P216 that will not start. It turns over and

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I have an Onan P216 that will not start. It turns over and start with a little ether but will not stay running. Pulled fuel line off at carburetor and turned engine over, fuel just barely comes out.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Line to carburetor comes from fuel pump/filter, and tank. Tank line may be plugged, filter plugged, or fuel pump bad!