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Starts good runs great for about 45min-1hr then just dies…

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Starts good runs great...

Starts good runs great for about 45min-1hr then just dies out starts back right away but keeps doing the same but more often as it goes

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?

Models a zg20 not sure on serial number

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?

I completely serviced it all filters spark plug changed belly belt serviced trans as well

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?

All I can think of

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 11 months ago

is this engine EFI or does it have a fuel pump?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 11 months ago

Once machine dies. remove the fuel solenoid from the bottom of the carb and turn the key to the on position. Does the needle on the solenoid pull downwards and stay?

When the machine goes to die, can you spray carb cleaner of starting fluid into the intake and keep the machine running?

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