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Bilt pressure washer with ready start will not turn over,

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Kim ***** ***** bilt...

Kim ***** ***** bilt pressure washer with ready start will not turn over

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

Have not used since last summer put new gas in today and it will not start

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Is engine turning, just not starting? Manual rope or electric start? If you remove spark plug, is plug wet? With spark plug grounded, do you have spark when cranking?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Only says Troy bilt with brigss and straton motor 2700 professional series with ready start
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Electric start or manual? Is the engine turning? Just not starting? Have you removed spark plug?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Manual start have to check spark plug
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

So engine will turn, but not start? With spark plug removed, put a teaspoon of fuel direct into the spark plug hole, re-install the spark plug and see if it will start for a few seconds. If it does, it has spark, and is not getting gas through the carburetor.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Next would be to check the fuel supply to the carburetor and drain the float bowl.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
OK will try
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

OK> let me know.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Put gas in cylinder and it started what should I do next
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

I assume it started and died. Did you see the carburetor link I sent? Need to check that the fuel bowl is getting fuel and the float and needle valve are free to move up and down to regulate the fuel.

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
OK will try that will follow the link u sent me
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Check to be sure the fuel is getting to the carburetor, then check the float bowl.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Did you get it going? Please accept to close!

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
it did thank you
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Please accept to close!

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