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Donald, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  I have 25+ years of experience repairing 2 & 4 cycle engines
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My troy Bilt model series 560 has a new air filter, spark

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Hello, my troy Bilt model series 560 has a new air filter, spark plug, clean carburetor , oil and gas. And it still will not start. What else can I do it get it to run. I changed everything because it sat for about 3 year unused do to us living in the desert. It was stored outside.
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: Yes,
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Trying to. if I can.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No, everything is have stated. You now know.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.

Hello. Thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you.

Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.

Will your engine start up and run briefly, if you spray a small burst of carburetor cleaner, or starting fluid, directly into your carburetor?