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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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My craftsmen leaf blower starts great when cold, will run perfect

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my craftsmen leaf blower starts great when cold, will run perfect until you shut it off. while hot machine will not start for several hours. This has been a problem from the day I bought it. I should have taken it back, but the sales were final due to store closing.
Thanks, Dan
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.
Hi Dan my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. Do you have access to a compression tester? If so test the compression before starting and right after the gas runs out , this will test the compression after its hot vs cold