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149cc Koehler engine won't start. Pull and pull but spark…

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149cc Koehler engine won't...

149cc Koehler engine won't start. Pull and pull but spark plug not firing. New plug installed in spring

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?

Yes to all of those

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

Hope to

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

Ever since I had the carberator cleaned I have had trouble getting the engine to start

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

If you remove the spark plug and ground it to the metal of the engine, do you have spark when cranking?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

I see question is still open, did you see my response?

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