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This afternoon I received a 1990 Ez Go Marathon gas powered 2 Stroke Golf Cart. I don’t know it’s history, but apparently it ran a day ago according to my father in law who took possession of it. He said he drove it down the street and it died. He thought it may have ran out of gas so he put some in. Didn’t solve the problem. Today we pulled of the seat and turned on the ignition, gave it gas and it sounds like it wants to run but not moving. The centrical clutch doesn’t engage either. Battery full charged too.
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago

Remove the spark plug and with the plug grounded to the engine, crank and watch for spark. If it has spark, put a teaspoon of fuel direct into the cyoinder, re-install the spark plug and see if it will fire. If it starts and dies, there is no fuel getting through the carburetor. Remove the line from the fuel filter, and crank, to see if the fuel pump is pumping fuel through the filter.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
What is the cyoinder?
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago

Cylinder! The cylinder head, where spark plug, is screwed into.

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