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JON, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Certified Small Engine Technician
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TVS150 632795A carb.. Tecumseh mower wont start. Blow into

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TVS150 632795A carb.. Tecumseh mower wont start. Blow into tank
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: Blow into tank while 5 bulb pushes then mower starts immediately , revs then , will not keep running stops;
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes,rebuilt carb last year
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 1 year ago.

Remove the bowl nut and clean . If this doesn't work, remove carb and clean carb.

Since it is not running once the primed fuel is used, it is not pulling its own fuel. A jet is clogged and needs to be cleaned out