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I installed a spark plug, new primer bulb, and repaired

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I installed a spark plug, new primer bulb, and repaired wires going to stop switch. the model T260 will not start. what could the problem be?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.

Hello, did you check for spark? If there's spark spray a little carb cleaner directly into the carb and see if it fires. If it starts and quits you most likely have a carb problem and it needs removed and cleaned. If it doesn't fire give a compression test, should be around 110-120 psi.