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Old 11-13-06, 10:30 AM
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Got This Blower 32cc Mod#358.797921, Wasnt Running When I Got It, Tore It Down And Cleaned The Carb. Got It Running But Wont Stay Running, Also If You Try And Throttel It, It Dies Out. I Have Adjusted The Carb Settings In And Out But Cant Find A Medium To Keep It From Stalling.everything Looked Good In The Carb, The Diaphram And Needle.new Gas. Need Some Help With This , Thanks For Any Suggestions.
 
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Old 11-13-06, 10:43 AM
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If you are confident about the carb, check the exhaust/muffler for blockage or spark arrestor. Also inspect the cylinder and piston.
 
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Old 11-13-06, 10:46 AM
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jarhead,try taking the muffler off and seeing if the exhoust ports or muffler is partly stoped up.This will cause an engine to go dead sometimes.And then adjust the carb.if needed.
 
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Old 11-13-06, 11:27 AM
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Another cause.......often over looked is a missing or un-connected fuel filter (in the fuel tank).
 
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Check for a loose cylinder,they can come loose and cause a air leak,also check compression with a gauge,should be 90# or above to run right.

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Old 11-14-06, 09:23 AM
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thanks for the replies, will check and post back later with results.
 
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