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Put in a new battery in my 24 hp Kohler mower an d it

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Put in a new...

Put in a new battery in my 24 hp Kohler mower an d it started quickly.

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

# weeks later it turns over but won't start.

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

No. Can I spray instant start to get it going?

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

Whee can I get a manual for the Husqvarna 24hp mower?

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Hi I'm Wayne

I will be assisting you with this issue today

yes you can spray it in the air filter, not a lot

what is the model number and I will look up the manual for you

I hope this helps you

Wayne

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