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JON, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Certified Small Engine Technician
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Toro lawn mower (2 years old) runs for a minute then

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Toro lawn mower (2 years old) runs for a minute then sputters and dies - any ideas?
JA: What's the make and model of the mower? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: 22in Recycler 20332 about 2 years old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: depends on what it is
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Seemed to start after trying to mow a really thick lawn to help a friend when it really stopped took it to a repair shop and it worked when it came back but never really seemed full strength now it has symptoms above
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 10 months ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** me review the issue, and I will be more than happy to help resolve it as quickly as possible.

Expert:  JON replied 10 months ago.

Sounds like you have a clogged jet in the carb. Try removing the carb bowl and draining the fuel out of the bowl. reinstall and try again. If this doesn't work the carb will have to be pulled and cleaned out.

What engine is o this machine ?