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Engine won't fire-have replaced carberator-spark

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Engine won't fire-have replaced...

Engine won't fire-have replaced carberator-spark plug,checked spark plug wire,turns over

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?

8 yrs. -no it has not

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

Yes

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 3 months ago
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 3 months ago
What brand is your engine?
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Technician: Donald, Small Engine Technician replied 3 months ago
Have you checked to see if you are getting spark to your spark plug?
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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. Thanks against!
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