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The problem I'm reading may already address my issue. John Deere 14SB Kawasaki engine on runs with the choke closed.

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

1996 bought new. No but it was unused the last two seasons. I use stable in the fuel year round. I have: sprayed carb cleaner into the carb with the engine running-stalls and then revs back up. Added Sea Foam to the fuel-no change

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

Yes

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

I was trying to list steps I've taken and hit return/enter. 1 Carb cleaner arerosol; 2 Sea Foam fuel additive 3 carb cleaner sprayed into fuel tank - problem starting afterward. 4 Added fresh fuel and Lucas injector cleaner to fuel.- started and let run for an hour but no change. Reading to this point suggests pilot jet and main jet needs to be removed and cleaned w/small wire.

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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 2 months ago
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Hi , I'm Wayne.

I'll be assisting you with this issue today.

Yes you have plugged jets in the carb, don't waste you time with small wire

remove the carb, disassemble put all parts in a pot of hot water boil for 10-15 minutes

air dry and assemble

I hope this helps you

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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 2 months ago

Hi

Just following up with you

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Wayne

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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 2 months ago

Morning

Do you need any more help with this ??

Wayne

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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 2 months ago

Hi

I took the time to answer your question

Please take the time to respond to me

Other experts see you do not respond

Does not look good for your future questions

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