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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 homelite 2500 genator with a 5 hp briggs and

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i have a homelite 2500 genator with a 5 hp briggs and stration mortor and i cant get it to run without putting it on full choke and when i take it off chock it stops but while its running on chock its surging whats wrong and how do i fix it
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: 4years would cost me 150 bucks to take it to a shop and i only paid 75 for it
JA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.
Customer: ok
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: ya i replaced the rubber boot that goes from tank to carb
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 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 2 months ago.

Do you have the Briggs model number? example(###) ###-####B1