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Craftsman Mulcher 21" 6.0 lawn mower starts but won't stay running.


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03-23-13, 08:35 AM   #1  
Craftsman Mulcher 21" 6.0 lawn mower starts but won't stay running.

Craftsman Mulcher 21" 6.0 lawn mower starts but won't stay running Model #917.389490. It will only continue to run if I pump the primer after starting.


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03-23-13, 10:13 AM   #2  
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Replace the air filter.....................

 
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03-23-13, 04:05 PM   #3  
I'm thinking the carburetor could use a good cleaning.

I suspect the mower sat for a long time without being used???

 
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