Homelite 26cc leaf blower

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Old 12-27-11, 01:18 PM
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Homelite 26cc leaf blower

How many pounds of compression should a 26 cc homelite gas blower have? Mine has about 85psi but it will not fire. I have good spark and manually put fuel in the cylinder, but it still will not pop.
 
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Old 12-27-11, 08:32 PM
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85 is low, but it might be enough to start under the right conditions. Drop a few drops of motor oil along with the gas in the spark plug hole and see if it starts. If so, compression is the issue.
 
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