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I have B&S(###) ###-####01...

I have B&S(###) ###-####01 970102ze on a snapper mower. The problem is it will sty to start but wont pick up speed.

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

Yes

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

Yes

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

Is there a service manual I can buy

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago
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Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago

Does engine start and idle, or just almost starts? Is the choke open? Have you removed the carburetor float bowl and checked the float and needle valve for debris?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago

The service manual is available and would be the 280000 series manual.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago

I see the question is still open.??

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