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I have a 196cc gas engine and it cuts off when I touch the…

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I have a 196cc...

I have a 196cc gas engine and it cuts off when I touch the throttle

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

It starts ok its on a log splitter and i haven't used it much at all

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

Its a champion 196cc model yf168f-2-001

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes and i have checked the gas flow and i removed the carb and cleaned the small holes out the carb.was clean on the inside i did find a o-ring that was broke

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

That it has been used very little bought it new last year .

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 7 months ago
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Hi I'm Wayne

I will be assisting you with this issue today

what you are describing is a plugged jet in the carb

I know you said you removed it and cleaned

but what you need to do is disassemble it, boil out

in a pot of hot water, air dry Or Hair blower

reassemble, will work like new

Merry Christmas

I hope this helps you

Wayne

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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 7 months ago

Morning

Just following up with you

Did my answer help you ??

Merry Christmas

Wayne

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