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04-28-03, 04:35 PM   #1  
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Stihl FS-80 Weed eater

Replaced carb,fuel lines,gaskets & fiberspacer,foam filter,gas cap,fuel filter assy,& in line primer.Starts right up,idles fine, low speed ok, acts like it runs out of gas when full throttle. Tried with cap off, same result but runs full throttle when I keep pumping the primer. Whats happening? TIA Rich

 
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04-28-03, 05:44 PM   #2  
Hello Rich!

Try backing out the high speed screw on the carb about 1/4 turn or so. This should get it going. If not, you may need to clean the carb.


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