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I have a 524 cub cadet snow blower, it will start but only run for about 30 seconds then quits even without priming, it just will not keep running, It is firing because exhaust is coming out of the exhaust port

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

The fuel is some I purchased over the summer for my lawnmower. Not sure where the shut off valve is?

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

Not sure how complicated it is

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

I have a bad habit of not running the fuel out at the end of the year. What little was left in the tank this year may have evaporated

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Hi I'm Wayne

I will be assisting you with this issue today

what you are describing is plugged jet into the carb

remove the carb disassemble and boil out in a pot of

hot water 10-15 minutes, air dry then assemble

I hope this helps you

Wayne

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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 6 months ago

Morning

Happy New Year

Just following up with you

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Wayne

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Hi

I took the time to answer your question

Please take the time to answer me

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