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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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My mower only runs on choke and eventually shuts off after

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My mower only runs on choke and eventually shuts off after disengaging pto. Let set for few moments and starts right up runs good for awhile and does same think. Changed fuel filter no difference.....
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Customer: 15.5 hp Brigss & Stratton Engine 8bsxs.5002vp
JA: Is there anything else the Small Engine Technician should be aware of?
Customer: Mower Model# *****
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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. I would like to try to help you with your riding mower. I know you said you replaced the fuel filter but have you cleaned the carburetor?