Briggs 10hp hard to start


Old 07-14-10, 07:53 PM
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Briggs 10hp hard to start

Hi All,

Picked up a 1990 Toro/ Wheel Horse 210-H from an estate. Has 345 hours on it. Got it home, changed the oil and put in new gas and it started up. It runs great once I get it started. Problem is starting it for the first time after it has sat overnight. I have taken the carb apart and cleaned it. Ran new fuel lines,new fuel filter and changed the plug. Once I get it started and shut it off, it fires right up all day. It is just the first time of the day that is giving me fits. It cranks and cranks. Tried choking, not choking, full throttle, half throttle to no avail. Engine numbers are model 256707,type 0119 01, code 90011937.
Thanks in advance for any help.
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Old 07-15-10, 01:38 PM
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: NE Okla
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The choke on this looks like the type that is past wide open throttle.
take air filter off and see if choke link is closing the choke when you choke it.

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