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Onan model hgjaa won't run steady speed surges ,remove carb

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Onan model hgjaa won't run steady speed surges ,remove carb and clean still surge spray xarb clean it air filter on runs smooth ???
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.

Hi, my name is***** will be assisting you.

This sounds like you still have a passage in the carburetor that is partially blocked not allowing enough fuel to pass through it. Did you remove the jets from the carburetor and physically run a jet cleaner through them or did you just spray through them? If you have access to one, I would remove the carburetor and have it cleaned in an ultrasonic cleaner which will do a tremendous job of cleaning all of the passages, much better than what you can with carburetor cleaner and air hose.

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