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Have a Kawasaki fd731v just rebuilt the carb. It's getting…

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Have a Kawasaki fd731v...

Have a Kawasaki fd731v just rebuilt the carb. It's getting fuel to the bowl but not to the cylinders. Runs great on carb cleaner but will not run on its own

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Been working on it for a few days

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

I am doing the work myself. I own a shop. This is a customer's mower

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the mower? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

2002 bad boy pup 26hp. No idea on the hours

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

It has the liquid cooled Kawasaki fd731v engine

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

There is electric solenoid in the base of the carburetor, is it getting 12 volts as soon as the key is turned on? Does it open with a click? It plug ,main jet and will keep fuel from cylinders if it does not open.

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