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My echo 25 vac/blower is 2 months old. Ran well than shut…

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My echo 25 vac/blower...

My echo 25 vac/blower is 2 months old. Ran well than shut down and can't get it running again. changed plugs but no help????

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

About 3 weeks

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

Yes

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

If you remove the spark plug and ground it to the metal of the engine, and spin engine, do you have spark at the plug? If you have no spark, check the kill switch for grounding out the spark.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I do have spark however, it seems inconsistent. ???
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

Locate the wire from the coil to the kill switch, and remove it , then check for spark again.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
No spark than
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

Wire can't be grounded, or it kills the spark.??

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

I see the question is still open. If no spark with the kill wire removed, the coil is bad and needs to be replaced.

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