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What is wrong with my Poulan 17.5 HP riding lawn mower. It will not start. The sparkplug is firing. Gas is getting to the plug. It acts like it wants to start but it will not turn over completely.

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?

No all the info I have

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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