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09-14-03, 05:44 PM   #1  
small engine on lawn mowers

my john deer 116 engine ran out of gas and if i add gas to carb it will run for a minute and go dead

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09-14-03, 08:56 PM   #2  
Hello kris74!

Sounds like you probably need to clean the carb, but there are other possibilities. Could be the fuel pump, water in carb, etc... What engine do you have?

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09-26-03, 10:45 PM   #3  
Did you ever figure this whole thing out?

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