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My Tecumseh has a bad breather hose could it keep it from.

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My Tecumseh has a bad breather hose could it keep it from

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

Today I rebult the carb now it wont run I saw the breather hose was bad

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

Yes

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 3 months ago

How long has it been since your engine lasted started up and performed to your satisfaction? This is a troubleshooting question.

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 3 months ago

Would your engine start prior to you rebuilding your carburetor?

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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 3 months ago
A bad breather hose will not prevent your engine from starting.
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 3 months ago
If you have some carburetor cleaner in a can, spray a small burst directly into your carburetor to see if your engine will start up and run briefly.
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 3 months ago
We can continue from here.
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