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JON, Small Engine Technician
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My tb80ec troy built trimmer motor will not start suddenly.

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My tb80ec troy built weed trimmer motor will not start suddenly. There seems to be compression and there is spark at the plug and the kill switch is work in properly. What can I do?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 1 year ago.
Sounds like you need a carb rebuild and cleaning. I will look carb up and let you know what a new one costs vs a rebuild if you would like.
Expert:  JON replied 1 year ago.
Pour a small amount of fuel into cylinder and see if it will start briefly