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Mower is 4 years old. Was running to fast then idled down…

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Mower is 4 years...

Mower is 4 years old. Was running to fast then idled down but now will not run but for a few seconds after start

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

Yes, bought gas this morning and it ran for about 15 minutes

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

Yes

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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 3 months ago

Can you loosen the bowl bolt on the carburetor and see if there is any water in the bowl? It will come out before any gas does.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 3 months ago

I see the question is still open.??

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