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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 have a older sears tractor that just started to act like

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i have a older sears tractor that just started to act like it is running out of gas and stalling. i replaced the fuel pump and its still acting up. Any ideas?
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: Yes it was working fine then started to act up
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: i was hoping to
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no . it went from working to not almost instantally
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Make a test hose and attach it to the inlet of the new fuel pump, and drop it in to a fuel container or back into the fuel filler opening and see if engine runs right. this bypasses the tank and the outlet hoses up to the fuel pump.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

I see question is still open, did you see my response and do the test?