Honda garden tiller stops running when hot

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Old 01-26-05, 05:04 PM
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Honda garden tiller stops running when hot

We have a small Honda garden tiller (Harmony FG100). On ocaission, it will stop running when warm or hot. What would cause this? Air filter is clean, gas is full.

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Old 01-26-05, 09:48 PM
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Hello Biederboat!

Check for spark at the spark plug when it quits. (assuming it doesn't start right back up). If none, then you have ignition problems, likely a bad coil. Also, try loosening the fuel cap just a bit when it quits...could be a clogged vent in the cap allowing the tank to develop a vacuum.
 
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