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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 need to repair an old Gravely G-30-E, just looking for

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I need to repair an old Gravely G-30-E, just looking for information
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Not long, belongs to my brother-in-law. Worked fine when he parked it, won't start
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: I added fresh gas to an empty tank
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I'm OK having help, so far no-one wants to touch it
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I was going to put new ignition parts on it and a new battery and try again
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  gomi_otaku replied 9 months ago.

Have you cleaned the carb? Have you checked for spark when cranking?