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Diagnose me/Fix me

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by Mitch, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. Mitch

    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    BUCKLE UP! It makes it harder for Aliens to pull you out of your Truck.
    It looks like it was run over by a dump truck.
     
  3. Mitch

    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    I got the video to upload
     
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    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    ......
     
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    xJuice My spoon is too Big!

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    Video is private
     
  6. Mitch

    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    God dam it. Hold on
     
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    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    Still says the video is private.
     
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    FearNothing321 Do you know Tyler Durden?

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    We still can't see your video.
     
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    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    Okay I think I fixed it
     
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    Did you have old fuel still sitting in the mower? If so, it probably gummed up your internals. I recommend replacing your spark plug every new cutting season.
     
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    Does it die, if you give it more throttle?
     
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    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    Yeah i forgot to burn it down in September.
    i put a new spark plug in on Saturday and it still runs like that. Can I just let it burn all the gas? Then replace with new gas?




    Nope. That is full throttle
     
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    steve o 77 braaap

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    sounds like bad gas or a partially clogged pilot jet maybe. Try reving it up.

    edit: just saw that's full throttle, Im betting clogged main jet.
     
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    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    How can i clean that?
     
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    steve o 77 braaap

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    Pull the carb off, and remove the float bowl. Inside there you'll find 2 jets, a main and a pilot. The main is usually the big one that isn't inside a long tube. Unscrew it with a flat blade screw driver and clean it till you can see through it. While in there I would clean up the float valve, pilot jet, etc. Old gas really screws things up inside a carb.
     
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    would spraying carb cleaner help?
     
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    Mitch [OP] Somebody call for a Wambulance?

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    Okay. Thanks. Should I run the motor till the gas is gone or pull everything and suck the gas out?
     
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    steve o 77 braaap

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    pull the tank off and dump it. Also check out youtube for some tips on small engine carb rebuilds.
     
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