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I have an old snowblower it won't stay running i've check all the fuel lines and clean out the carb and still won't stay running

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

Just a few days

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

Yes

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When i first got it i changed out the old fuel and got it running and it ran fine then i put it away for a few days and now it won't stay running

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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 3 months ago
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Hi I'm Wayne

I will be assisting you with this issue today

what you are describing is the jet is plugged

easy fix, remove the carb disassemble, and

boil out in a pot of hot water 10-15 minutes, air dry

and reassemble

I hope this helps you

Wayne

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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 3 months ago

Morning

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