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Ferris mower cranks strong, but won't start. Tank is full,

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Ferris mower cranks strong, but...
Ferris mower cranks strong, but won't start. Tank is full, gas fresh, new fuel pump, fuel to carb, air filter clean. I used a spray carb cleaner because engine was surging at idle & engine bogged down under heavy load. After carb cleaning no start. Never a problem before.
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 11 months ago

In the base of the carburetor is a fuel solenoid, is it opening as soon as you turn on the key? It has to have 12 volts for engine to start and run.

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