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Misread and put twice as much oil in mixture with gas. It started and ran for a few minutes-stalled and now won't start. I tried to drain gas/oil by tipping snow blower but only got about half out. Added equal amount of just gas but still won't start. Any suggestions?.

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

..Yes. There is clean fuel in tank and valve open.

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

Depends on how complicated it is. I have a son who is an auto tech and might be better at it than I.

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

Not that I can think of. Would running it for the one or two minutes I did with the wrong mixture damage the engine?

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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have you pulled the spark plug?

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