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Ariens stops and won't...

Ariens stops and won't start up again! what should I do? I replaced the carburator and fuel filter,it still won't start up.Can you help?

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

Yes, have fuel in tank,do not have a shut off valve!?

Mechanic's Assistant: What confuses you?

Fuel won't go to the carburator

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

Yes,if possible

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

How does the fuel shut off system work?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago
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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!

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

Engine make and model? When it quits and doe not start, does t have spark if you remove the spark plug and ground it. to the metal of the engine, while cranking? No spark,Briggs engine, you have a bad coil.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
The problem is the gas isn't reaching the cylinders ...it is a Kohler,model :SV590
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Have had a stroke ,result is my speech is bad!
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

No problem, we can work from here. In the base of the carburetor is an electric solenoid, it has to open as soon as the key is turned on. If it does not open, the main jet stays closed. Check it.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I just bought anew carburetor and solenoid....and still no gas coming in..??
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

Fuel line from tank flowing full stream to the carburetor?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

If you put gas direct into the cylinder, will it start for a few seconds? If it does, it is carburetor, or the solenoid in the carburetor.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Will check that out and also,what about the wire to the solenoid,should I check on that?
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

OK> Thanks

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