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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 01919 troy built generator only use infreq, 4 to 6

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i have a 01919 troy built generator only use infreq
JA: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: 4 to 6 yrs
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: need it for irma had no gas put it up hasent run in 2 3 yrs was safe
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: filled gas checked oil wont crank
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month 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 1 month ago.

Won't start? Remove the spark plug, and with the plug removed and grounded to the metal of the engine, crank and watch for spark at the plug tip. If it has spark, put a teaspoon of fuel into the spark plug hole, re-install the spark plug and see if it will start and run.