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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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I used some old gas on my toro and it sputters and then dies

Customer Question

I used some old gas on my toro and it sputters and then dies out...I replaced the gas with new gas and put an additive in...same result...prior to that it was running excellently...
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: a few days
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no that is only problem
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Try draining the carburetor bowl, just loosen the 717 bol on the bottom of the bowl and let the old fuel and any water drain out, then retighten the bowl bolt.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
is that metric or us?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

US sorry, it is 7/16 inch! My typing skills are not good.