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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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I have a troy-built {storm} I ran it 2 hrs fine about 2 ft

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Customer: ***** ***** I have a troy-built {storm} I ran it for about 2 hrs fine about 2 ft of snow. after I added some fresh 89 gas it started to stall out as soon as I arted to use it
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I would start it up a gain but after 2 minutes it would stall out. im wondering if some snow got inmto the gas tank or was i working it too hard
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer . It does sound like water or debris got in the carburetor . Have you tried draining the carburetor bowl ? If you loosen the bolt holding the bow on a turn or so fuel will flow out

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Would the little bit of snow evaporate after a little bit?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.

No it turns into water and water being heavy than gas sits in the carburetor bowl if you drain the bowl it will come out ,

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.

I would try that first , if it runs then you know you had water in the bowl